News @ a glance

Kondro, Wayne
February 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/12/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 4, p388
Academic Journal
The article offers news briefs related to medicine in U.S. and Canada. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration endorses the marketing of milk and meats from cloned animals and their offspring. The Health Canada regulation prohibited any man who had sex with another man, injection drug users, those with tattoos or body piercings to donate organs. A survey shows that the U.S. pharmaceutical industry is spending huge money on drug promotion than it does on research and development.


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