Browsing All posts tagged under »regulation«

Further discussion of the EU Clinical Trials Regulation in Europe

September 5, 2013 by


We have supported a briefing on the EU Clinical Trials Regulation ahead of trialogue negotiations between MEPS, the Council and Commission.

Clearing the path to the cure for type 1

June 12, 2013 by


It's Diabetes week. Sarah Johnson, Director of Policy and Communications at JDRF, tells us about the role of the UK in the international drive to cure, treat and prevent type 1 diabetes and outlines some of the challenges.

Clinical Trials – proportionate regulation is necessary but not sufficient

May 2, 2013 by


Last week we gave evidence to the Science and Technology Committee on barriers facing clinical trials and possible solutions to increase their effectiveness.

MPs and peers recommend that HRA should take lead in streamlining regulation

March 19, 2013 by


The committee of MPs and peers looking at the draft Care and Support Bill have published their recommendations for how the bill can be improved.

Talking about the Health Research Authority

February 1, 2013 by


Our chief executive, Sharmila, discussed plans to establish the Health Research Authority (HRA) as a non-departmental public body with a group of peers and MPs.

Campaign for results of all research trials to be reported

January 9, 2013 by


Sense About Science have launched a new campaign today All Trials Registered, All Results Reported which calls for action to ensure all trials past and present, for all drugs in current use, are registered; and that the full methods and the results a reported. They have launched a public petition.

Animal research law to be updated

December 14, 2012 by


Last night the Lords passed the Statutory Instrument to update UK law governing animal research. We now expect the update to officially become law before Christmas and come into effect on 1 January 2013.