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Rep. Paulsen Drafting Legislation To Streamline FDA Reviews

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Congressman Erik Paulsen says he is drafting legislation to "modernize and streamline" FDA, with an eye to restoring predictability and the balance between safety and innovation.

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