Month: June 2021

This article examines the regulatory trends for using cannabidiol (CBD) as an ingredient in foods and food supplements and provides guidance for companies to interpret current regulation and predict its future direction. The author examines navigating current regulatory complexity to realize commercial opportunities and the challenges and opportunities for bringing food and food supplement products
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Reversing Trump-era policies, Biden signed bills on rural veteran health, lending and methane restrictions. President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting with FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell and Homeland Security Adviser and Deputy National Security Adviser Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Tuesday, June 22, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (CN) —
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The 14th Meeting of the Sectoral Council on Agriculture and Food Security (SCAFS) came to a close in Arusha, Tanzania on 25th June, 2021.  Chairing the Ministerial Session, Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Cooperatives, Republic of Kenya, Mr. Lawrence Angolo Omuhaka, noted the urgent need for the region to implement harmonized policies and
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In February 2021, President Biden issued Executive Order 14017, “Executive Order on America’s Supply Chains” (discussed here), requiring (among other things) a report within 100-days requiring key government agencies to assess vulnerabilities and consider potential improvements to supply chains in four critical industries – (i) semiconductor manufacturing; (ii) high capacity batteries; (iii) rare earth elements;
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MALVERN, Pa. & SAN DIEGO, June 30, 2021–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PhaseBio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PHAS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapies for cardiopulmonary diseases, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Jonathan P. Mow will participate in a fireside chat during the upcoming William Blair Biotech Focus Conference 2021 taking place
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Nitrosamine impurities became a topic of focus when health regulators recalled valsartan, an antihypertensive drug, due to the presence of N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a probable carcinogenic agent and key member of the nitrosamine class.Ever since the “sartan saga”, several batches of medicines contaminated with nitrosamines came to be known. The proportion of nitrosamines in these drugs
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The Foundation also continued to provide grant funding to “trusted messengers” in the community, pointing out that “Information is critical in a public health crisis and often, the messenger is as important as the message itself. Messages are far more effective when they are delivered by trusted sources.” Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic,
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Even with a rosy out­look on how Bio­gen’s new Alzheimer’s drug will help those with the de­bil­i­tat­ing and fa­tal dis­ease, the In­sti­tute for Clin­i­cal and Eco­nom­ic Re­view on Wednes­day said the $56,000 an­nu­al price tag “is not in rea­son­able align­ment with its clin­i­cal ben­e­fits.” In a new analy­sis, ICER said ad­u­canum­ab would re­quire an 85%-95%
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The latest analysis released by HTF MI on “Global Chemical Pharmaceutical Market Outlook 2020 Survey results” sheds light on how investment and competitive landscape is impacted due to significant changes in the Chemical Pharmaceutical Industry. The research coverage includes analysis on companies such as GlaxoSmithKline, Eli Lilly, AstraZeneca, Zhejiang Medicine, North China Pharmaceutical, Orchid Chemicals
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6/29/2021 NAI/Merin Hunter Codman Negotiates 33,488 SF Lease on behalf of Boca Raton’s LGM Pharma as part of their Nexgen Pharma Acquisition Mid-pandemic, NAI/Merin Hunter Codman’s Senior Associate Jeffrey A. Cebula partnered with NAI Capital Commercial to complete a 7-year, 33,488 SF, industrial lease in Orange County, CA. Boca Raton, FL & Irvine, CA –
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This week in Washington: Infrastructure deal struck, but it still has a long road ahead to passage; Senate Budget Committee discussed draft resolution with health initiatives included. Upcoming Hearings/Markups Congress House Cures 2.0 Draft Released House Appropriations Subcommittee Approves Bill to Increase FDA Funding House Panels Request Information about J&J and AstraZeneca’s Response to Emergent’s
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A group of activists interrupted a House committee meeting on Tuesday, demanding a “people’s budget” with expanded Medicaid, affordable housing and worker protections.  Members of the group, NC People’s Budget, stood up during the Health and Human Services Appropriations Committee meeting, which did not allow public comment, and spoke over committee members.  “We are here
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The benefit, part of the Democrats’ $1.9 trillion rescue package enacted in March, allows anyone who receives or is approved to receive unemployment compensation during the year to select policies for as little as $0 a month in premiums and with little cost-sharing requirements, after federal assistance. The subsidies are tied to the benchmark silver
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If you need ACA Marketplace coverage, use our enrollment checklist to get started. It walks you through understanding costs, plan options, subsidies and how to sign up. You’ll also find detailed guides to state-run programs. Affordability is critical. We urged Congress to find new ways to make insurance available on the ACA Marketplace even more
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Welcome to Tuesday’s Overnight Health Care. President BidenJoe BidenSenate Democrat introduces bill to protect journalists from government surveillance Biden touts bipartisan infrastructure deal in op-ed Death toll in Miami condo collapse climbs to 11 MORE and Canadian Prime Minister Justin TrudeauJustin Pierre James TrudeauOver 750 unmarked graves found at former Canadian school for Indigenous children
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click to enlarge Shutterstock The health insurance business model is antithetical to the American business model. Hey friends, here at The Incision, I want to spend some time cutting into the intricacies of American healthcare. After all, as a physician, epidemiologist, and former health director — and someone who literally wrote the book on Medicare
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Supplements is a confusing subject. There are usually two ends of the spectrum when it comes to supplementation. What do supplements do? Can you get enough nutrients from food? Should you take supplements? Can they prevent symptoms and disease? What’s true and what’s not? Supplements are a big industry in themselves, and so sometimes it
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The maker of An Apple A Day, Renovatio develops supplements with activated phenolics, its patented antioxidant formula developed and extracted from Australian farmed apples. This launch comes after the release of another immunity supplement last year​, which contained activated phenolics, vitamin C, zinc and selenium. Address root cause​ According to Dr Vincent Candrawinata, founder of
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