Has R&D Productivity Rebounded? US FDA Officials Think So
Record-setting pace of NME approvals is a cause for celebration. But is it a sign that drug industry R&D productivity has actually improved? The US FDA’s top drug review official thinks so – but the data aren’t yet clear.
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