Less than 12 percent of the medicines that enter clinical trials are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, according to the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, known as PhRMA.
Less than 12 percent of the medicines that enter clinical trials are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, according to the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, known as PhRMA. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Less than 12 percent of the medicines that enter clinical trials are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, according to the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, known as PhRMA. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
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Ask Emily: Tips on finding clinical trials of drugs

January 18, 2016 4:30 AM

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