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Gottlieb: Hurricane Maria May Cause Critical Drug Shortages By Q1 2018

Executive Summary

The race is on in Puerto Rico to avert critical drug shortages that could hit the US in a few months if service from the island's electrical grid hasn't been restored to its pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities, FDA Commissioner Gottlieb tells Congress.

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