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  • tipper3046 tipper3046 Mar 27, 2013 8:40 AM Flag

    "Biotech Industry Looks To Benefit From FDA's New 'Breakthrough' Designation" - March 14, 2013

    In part -
    The FDA's new "Breakthrough" product designation allows new drugs to win approval after just a single round of testing , instead of the usual three. A total of three promising experimental medicines, have been assigned the new status so far, while an additional 18 drugs have applied. The new designation follows three other programs -- Fast Track, Priority Review and Accelerated Approval -- each of which were designed to help bring crucial new drugs to market in a shorter amount of time.

    "A 'Breakthrough' drug is one that may offer important new benefits for patients with serious or life-threatening disease who are especially in need of new safe and effective treatments", said Janet Woodcock, director of FDA's Center For Drug Evaluation & Research.

    Is Neuralstem (CUR) one of the "18 drugs" that have applied?

    Sentiment: Strong Buy

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