Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

NAD on extrapolated science

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

Age-Less Rx marketer Medical Research Institute provided "no scientific data directly involving its product as specifically formulated for sale," according to the National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus. The watchdog group acknowledges a company may substantiate health performance claims without clinical studies of the specific product, but "an advertiser must demonstrate by reliable evidence that it is scientifically sound to extrapolate the conclusions drawn from other studies and data" and use them for the performance claimed for the product, NAD states in Sept. 12 release. NAD recommends the firm discontinue claims such as, "rejuvenates your body's cells to give you glowing, radiant skin and increased energy." The division also recommend Nutrition 21 modify its performance claims due to the limited "real world" applicability of the data (see story p. 10)...

You may also be interested in...



QUOTED. 3 April 2020. Minetta Liu.

Liquid biopsy start-up Grail Inc. announced that a study of almost 6,700 participants found that its blood test could detect more than 50 types of cancer with a low false-positive rate. See what Minetta Liu, study co-lead author and a Mayo Clinic professor of oncology, had to say about the research.

Colorectal, Bladder Cancer Therapies Are Top Prospects For April US FDA Approvals

Sanofi’s next-generation meningococcal vaccine, broader use of Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Reblozyl move toward approval; United Therapeutics foreshadows Trevyent regulatory difficulties.

Rapid Biopharma Response To COVID-19 Enabled By Decades Of R&D Investment, Firms Say

Biopharma is working on a reputation renaissance as the public looks to industry for treatments and vaccines for the COVID-19 epidemic and drug pricing concerns take a back seat.

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

PS099760

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel