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FDA in cyberspace

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

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FDA tweets about new drug approvals, safety alerts, compliance actions and consumer information to improve communication to the public and regulated industries, the agency announces Sept. 14. FDA began tweeting @FDA_Drug_Info more than a month ago and has more than 1,500 followers. The Twitter account is one way FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg is increasing transparency (1"The Tan Sheet" July 27, 2009)

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