European Medicines Agency


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European Medicines Agency

The drug regulatory agency for the European Union, which is located in London. The EMA is responsible for the scientific evaluation of medicines developed by pharmaceutical companies for use in the EU.
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The European Medicines Agency is currently recommending that adults, pregnant women and children over six months, who fall into high-risk categories in the UK, receive two doses of the vaccine three weeks apart.
The European Medicines Agency is a decentralized organization with the main responsibility of protection and promotion of public and animal health, through the evaluation and supervision of medicines for human and veterinary use.
Christian Patermann, Director for Biotechnology, agriculture and food research at the European Commission (Research DG) * Octavi Quintana-Trias, Director of health research at the European Commission (Research DG) * Georgette Lalis, Director of interior market policy at the European Commission (Enterprise DG) * John Purves, Head Quality of Medicines, European Medicines Agency * Siobhan Yeats, Director of biotechnology examination and opposition at the European Patent Office
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has completed its review of combined hormonal contraceptives (CHCs) and concluded that their benefits in preventing unwanted pregnancies continues to outweigh the risks, and that the known risk of thromboembolism (blood clots in arteries or veins) is small.
THE EUROPEAN Medicines Agency (EMA) has released new guidance on required linguistic reviews of medicine product information, using all European Union (EU) languages --http://www.
As with other influenza manufacturers participating in stockpiling efforts, Chiron has also submitted a "mock-up" file for pandemic influenza vaccine containing its MF59 adjuvant to the European Medicines Agency (EMEA).
MicroStrategy(R) Incorporated , a leading worldwide provider of business intelligence software, today announced that following an open public procurement procedure, the European Medicines Agency has chosen the MicroStrategy Business Intelligence Platform(TM) as its enterprise business intelligence standard.
The Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has confirmed that the benefits of all combined hormonal contraceptives (CHCs) continue to outweigh their risks.
THE EUROPEAN Medicines Agency (EMA) has issued European Union (EU)-wide guidance on assessing child immunotherapy medicines.
Food and Drug Administration, European Medicines Agency and other regulatory authority approvals, the regulatory environment and changes in the health policies and structures of various countries, Teva's ability to successfully identify, consummate and integrate acquisitions, potential exposure to product liability claims, dependence on patent and other protections for innovative products, significant operations worldwide that may be adversely affected by terrorism or major hostilities, environmental risks, fluctuations in currency, exchange and interest rates, operating results and other factors that are discussed in Teva's Annual Report on Form 20-F and its other filings with the U.
The term~ unlicensed medicine~ is normally applied to those medicines which do not have a UK Marketing Authorization (MA), formerly a Product License (PL), granted by the Medicines and Healthcare product Regulatory Agency (MHRA) or European Medicines Agency (EMA).
THE EUROPEAN Medicines Agency (EMA) has started work with the European network for Health Technology Assessment (EUnetHTA) to improve European Union (EU) relative effectiveness assessments of medicines.

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