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FDA Closer to Funding Goals – Where is Patient Safety?

May 14th, 2012 | By
Rep. Edward Markey

On May Tuesday, May 8, a House subcommittee unanimously voted to approve its version of the Medical Device User Fee Act (MDUFA) which funds the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s oversight of medical devices for the next five years. However, the House voted 46-0 without approving legislation that would protect Americans from defective medical devices
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