Letters, Testimony & Comments

Thu, 2003-05-29 01:00
Dear Sir/Madam: The following comments supplement those presented by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) at FDA's public meeting to discuss the Risk Management Concept Papers on April 9-11, 2003. BIO represents more than 1,000...
Mon, 2003-05-19 01:00
Supporting legislation that prohibits genetic discrimination.
Tue, 2003-05-13 01:00
Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration
Tue, 2003-04-15 01:00
Leon R. Kass, M.D., Chairman The President's Council on Bioethics 1801 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20005   Dear Dr. Kass: Thank you for your letter of March 14, 2003./1 In response, the Biotechnology...
Thu, 2003-03-27 02:00
J. Leighton Read, M.D. General Partner, Alloy Ventures Palo Alto, CA Testifying On Behalf Of The Biotechnology Industry Organization Before The House Energy And Commerce Subcommittee On Health And The House Select Committee On Homeland...
Fri, 2003-02-14 02:00
The Honorable Mark B. McClellan Commissioner United States Food and Drug Administration 5630 Fishers Lane, Room 1061 Rockville, Maryland 20852 Re: Personal Importation of Biological Products Dear Dr. McClellan: The Biotechnology Industry...
Fri, 2003-02-14 02:00
Identifying countries of concern as per the Trade Act of 1974
Wed, 2003-01-29 02:00
Letter to The Honorable Robert Zoellick, US Trade Representative
Fri, 2003-01-17 02:00
When I read the agenda for today and saw the emphasis on corporate strategy, it reminded me of a quote by financier Victor Palmieri, who said: "Strategies are okayed in boardrooms that even a child would say are bound to fail. "The...
Thu, 2003-01-16 02:00
Thank you Dave. Dave Holveck is a good friend, and a forceful champion of our industry. I don't use the word "champion" lightly but few individuals in our industry - in any industry - have gotten back up off the mat after his company took a big...
Mon, 2002-12-02 02:00
For Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
Wed, 2002-11-27 02:00
Letter to The Honorable Robert Zoellick, US Trade Representative
Mon, 2002-11-18 02:00
The Honorable Tom Daschle 509 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510 Dear Senator Daschle: The Senate will very soon be asked to approve legislation creating a new Department of Homeland Security. However, as the Senate moves toward...
Sat, 2002-11-16 14:43
Thu, 2002-11-14 02:00
On October 17, 2002, Judge Henry H. Kennedy of the U.S. District Court for District of Columbia struck down FDA's "pediatric rule." Among other things, the rule allowed FDA to require that drug and biologics applications "...