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Magazine – Issue 1

Cover Stories

  • t2tyyz68nsrcbpudspdg New FDA antibiotic guidelines: Why comply? - FDA’s new antimicrobial guidelines are strictly voluntary — to a degree. In the agency’s own words, they “do not establish legally enforceable responsibilities”; they merely “describe the FDA’s current thinking on a topic” and, unless otherwise indicated, should be viewed only as recommendations.
  • hand and pills cropped New FDA guidelines: Rating an animal antibiotic’s importance to humans - The new industry guidelines issued by the US Food and Drug Administration in December suggest removing performance claims from food-animal antimicrobials deemed “medically important” to humans and reserving those feed additives for treating controlling and preventing specific diseases.

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