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    Pharmacy compliance director pleads guilty over mislabeled drugs


    The former director of compliance for a compounding pharmacy company pleaded guilty last week to introducing adulterated drugs into interstate commerce and conspiracy to defraud the United States by obstructing the Food and Drug Administration’s lawful functions.

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    McKesson to pay $150M in prescription drug probe


    Drug distributor McKesson will pay a record $150 million civil penalty for alleged violations of the Controlled Substances Act, the Justice Department announced today. The settlement also imposes new and enhanced compliance obligations, as well as an independent monitor—the first independent monitor of its kind in a CSA civil penalty ...

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    European Medicines Agency issues data integrity guidance


    The pharmaceutical industry faces fresh regulatory pressure around the world over data integrity issues, reports Jaclyn Jaeger, particularly involving clinical trials.