U.S. Food and Drug Administration


Snyder Signs ‘Right To Try’ Act, Allowing Patients To Use Experimental Treatments

Snyder signed the “Right to Try” Act to give those suffering from difficult medical situations the choice to try the drugs that haven’t been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2014

Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy

Diplomat Receives Limited Distribution Contract For Cancer Drug

Diplomat, the country’s largest independent specialty pharmacy, announced it is one of five specialty pharmacies selected as a provider of Imbruvica (ibrutinib) capsules, approved Nov. 13 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of mantle cell lymphoma.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013


Perrigo Confirms First to File Patent Challenge for Generic Version of Testosterone Gel 1.62%

Perrigo Co. (Nasdaq: PRGO) announced that it has filed with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration an Abbreviated New Drug Application for testosterone gel 1.62 percent and that it has notified AbbVie Inc., the owner of the Reference Listed Drug of its filing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2013

Awards And Certifications From January 16

Technology-related industry awards, recognitions, prizes and certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions, groups and people

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2013

NSF International

Ann Arbor’s NSF Buys D.C.-Based FDA Consulting Firm

NSF International, an independent global public health and safety organization which develops standards as well as tests and certifies products for the food, water, health and consumer products industries, has acquired Becker & Associates Consulting Inc., a clinical, regulatory and scientific consulting firm that specializes in U.S. Food and Drug Administration-regulated industries, specifically medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biologics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2012


Perrigo Receives FDA Approval for Butoconazole Nitrate 2 Percent Vaginal Cream

Perrigo Co. announced that it has received final approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its abbreviated new drug application for butoconazole nitrate 2% vaginal cream, the generic equivalent of Gynazole·1.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2012


Perrigo Announces FDA Final Approval, Launch of Store Brand Prevacid

Perrigo Co. Friday announced that it has received final approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its abbreviated new drug application for Lansoprazole capsules (15 mg). Shipments of product to customers have already begun.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2012

Federal Court Building in Detroit 1-10-11

Feds Win Lawsuit Against West Michigan Dairy Farm

A Detroit federal judge rules that a western Michigan farm illegally sold cows for human food with unacceptably high levels of antibiotics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2011

GeneGo's ToxHunter Suite Now Available

St. Joseph-based GeneGo this week announced the availability of ToxHunter, the first commercial release of tools and content developed through its industry-FDA MetaTox partnership program. ToxHunter is a unique comprehensive systems toxicology suite designed for […]