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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finalized a rule May 10 requiring that animal drug companies estimate the amount of antibiotics sold for use in pigs, cows, chickens, and turkeys each year. FDA also committed to making public its annual animal antibiotics sales data report by Dec. 31 of the following year to ensure the timely dissemination of information. Read More
In recent decades, the discovery and development of new antibiotics have slowed dramatically as scientificbarriers to drug discovery, regulatory challenges, and diminishing returns on investment have led major drugcompanies to scale back or abandon their antibiotic research. Read More
The Pew Charitable Trusts released a strategy aimed at overcoming the 30-year drought in the discovery of new types of antibiotics. Read More
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