Out of Sanco: EU Commission moves medtech back to reshaped enterprise department
This article was originally published in Clinica
Directorate General Sanco, the European Commission’s department of health and consumer rights, looks set to relinquish responsibility for the oversight of health technology, medicines and cosmetics, under a new commission headed by President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker. Instead, these products will be moved to the new DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs. This will be headed by newly appointed Commissioner El?bieta Bie?kowska.