October 2009
Worldwide Biotech;Oct2009, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p6
Trade Publication
The article announces that Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. has received Fast Track Designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for glucocerebrosidase (prGCD) for the treatment of Gaucher disease. Fast Track designation is said to be an FDA approved process that provides faster and easier review of drugs in treating serious diseases. It states that instead of filling all the sections of the New Drug Application (NDA) at once, a company files the sections as they become available.


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