FDA

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FY2018: The Opposite of a Skinny Budget
Apr 11, 2018 | Kristy Leker

  To prevent a third government shutdown and end the debate over government spending that started in October, Congress recently passed a spending...

Listeria and Food Recalls
Jul 24, 2013 | Naomi Nkinsi

On July 16, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a recall of hummus products produced by Hagee Foods Inc. (Penny's Salsa...

FDA Approves 2012-2013 Influenza Vaccine
Aug 15, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

Early this week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced its approval of vaccines for the 2012 – 2013 influenza season. In a post from last...

First HIV Prevention Drug Approved by FDA
Jul 17, 2012 | Lauren Edmundson

The FDA announced yesterday that it has approved Truvada, the first pill that prevents infection with HIV after sexual exposure. The drug is to be...

HIV Testing Moves Closer to Home
May 17, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) may soon approve the first over-the-counter at home HIV test that delivers results within 20 minutes....

Inadequate FDA Antibiotic Policy Spurs Criticism
Apr 27, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) recent recommendations on antimicrobials in animal food production gave rise to a myriad of opinions...

Salmonella and suing: Del Monte sues FDA and state health authority over salmonella outbreak investigation
Sep 9, 2011 | Anna Tomasulo

In an unprecedented act, Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. filed a lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration on August 22.  The food...