Gilead Stalled On HIV Prevention Approval For Truvada

Law360, New York (June 8, 2012, 5:13 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has delayed by three months a decision on whether Gilead Sciences Inc. can expand the indications for its HIV drug Truvada to include prevention of the virus in uninfected people, Gilead said Friday.

The regulator, which had been expected to decide on the matter within about the next week, has put off a decision until Sept. 14 so that it can review a new strategy for reducing risks associated with the expanded use of Truvada that Gilead submitted to the...
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