NIH Translational Science Center Gets Expanded Powers In Cures Bill
This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily
When NCATS was created, industry was wary of allowing Phase III trials; now sponsors embrace it.
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Some advocates and researchers say that data availability could inform repurposing opportunities for products, but a GSK exec cautions that it could just as easily bring a flood of confusing information.
Crowdsourcing among researchers produces several applications proposing to test a few compounds in the NCATS repurposing library for use in multiple new indications, which officials did not expect.