FDA News in Review: September 2008


Today we're kicking off our first installment of "FDA News in Review," where each month we'll take a look at the agency's latest decision, approvals, warnings and recalls. We hope this feature will help you keep up on FDA trends--and catch up on stories you may have missed. One of the biggest stories out of the FDA this month was the agency's major hiring push, which will result many chemists, biologists and microbiologists being added to the FDA's ranks. Drug safety was also in the spotlight in September, as the agency announced that it will now release a quarterly list of drugs under investigation due to adverse events. Feature