FDA takes new look at homeopathy
Homeopathic remedies, sold largely over the counter, are classified as drugs that–for now–can be marketed without
U.S. senators advance biomedical innovation bills
Health committee struggles to pass a companion to the House’s mammoth 21st Century Cures bill.
Proposed fetal tissue ban raises alarm for Wisconsin researchers
Scientists say limiting the use of fetal tissue from abortions would stifle progress in disease research.
Four synthetic biology inventions that flummox the feds
So you’ve made a new product with genetic engineering, and are eager to sell it in the United States. Who signs off?
Florida voters to weigh in on GM mosquito releases
Oxitec’s lab-engineered mosquitoes have drawn controversy. What are the scientific issues?