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October 2012
Pharmaceutical Technology;Oct2012, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p30
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The article offers news briefs related to the pharmaceutical industry in the U.S. as of October 2012. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) officials are trying to set standards for drugs to reduce prescription drug costs. Pharmaceutical companies are planning to strengthen their position in the orphan-drug market considering it a source of growth. FDA has launched a new program to increase transparency in industry interactions with physicians and prescribers.


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