No Need To Change Regs To Suit Nanotech Drugs: FDA Official

Law360, New York (August 9, 2012, 7:36 PM EDT) -- A U.S. Food and Drug Administration official said Thursday she believed the agency could adequately evaluate drugs containing nanotechnology under the current regulatory framework, though she emphasized that more government research was needed in the area.

“Our regulatory system is quite adequate, and we do not feel from previous evaluations that there are any deficiencies,” Nakissa Sadrieh, the associate director for research policy implementation at the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, told an advisory panel examining the agency's handling of information from submissions for...
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