US aims to tighten rules on direct-to-consumer drug ads

Vastag, Brian
March 2007
Nature Biotechnology;Mar2007, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p267
Academic Journal
The article reports that the United States biotechnology industry faces tighter restrictions on direct to consumer advertising because of the Democratic Party's dominance of the Congress. The Congress is set to include a moratorium on advertising for newly approved products including higher user fees for the Food and Drug Administration to monitor advertisements.


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