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Waking Up to REMS (Part 1): Don't Believe the Lack of Hype

This article was originally published in RPM Report

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FDA's top management can't be accused of overstating the importance of the agency's new drug safety tools. But sponsors need to wake up to the reality: the REMS are a critical fact of drug development and marketing.

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