EMA weighs COVID-19 data transparency, not ready to resume full clinical data publication

1 June 2020 - In a response to officials at Germany’s IQWiG and the Cochrane Collaboration, EMA Executive Director Guido ...

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Federal scientists finally publish remdesivir data

23 May 2020 - A clinical trial led to the authorisation of the only drug shown to work in COVID-19 patients. ...

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FDA launches new resource to provide easily accessible, more accurate historical drug approval data

21 February 2020 - FDA is launching a new resource to assist external and agency researchers collecting historical information about ...

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FDA launches mobile-friendly database with information on life-saving HIV drugs as part of ongoing mission to empower the public through increased access to information and data

29 January 2020 - Interactive tool offers information on ARVs eligible for purchase under the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief ...

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Will the FDA give the go-ahead to a prescription video game? The wait goes on, as new data come in.

21 January 2020 - In mid 2018, the startup Akili Interactive Labs asked the Food and Drug Administration to let ...

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Ten recommendations to unlock the potential of big data for public health in the EU

20 January 2020 - The joint Big Data Task Force of EMA and the Heads of Medicines Agencies proposes ten ...

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FDA approves drugs faster than ever but relies on weaker evidence, researchers find

14 January 2020 - The FDA has gotten faster at approving new prescription drugs over the past four decades, but ...

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FDA real world evidence to be made available on Google Cloud

8 January 2020 - The company is making the agency's open-source MyStudies platform available, enabling for easier access to data for ...

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Big data

27 November 2019 - Massive amounts of data are generated on a daily basis that could potentially be harnessed to ...

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The challenges of sharing data in an era of politicised science

21 November 2019 - The goal of making science more transparent—sharing data, posting results on trial registries, use of preprint servers, ...

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10 year update on study results submitted to ClinicalTrials.gov

14 November 2019 - A decade after ClinicalTrials.gov launched a database for reporting results of clinical trials, the database includes results ...

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Google’s ‘Project Nightingale’ gathers personal health data on millions of Americans

11 November 2019 - Search giant is amassing health records from Ascension facilities in 21 states; patients not yet informed. ...

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In generic drug plants in China and India, data falsification is still a problem

29 October 2019 - As the generic drug industry faces allegations of data manipulation, headlines about carcinogen-tainted blood pressure medicine, ...

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Canada's decision to make public more clinical trial data puts pressure on FDA

11 October 2019 - Last March, Canada's department of health changed the way it handles the huge amount of data ...

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FDA informs patients, providers and manufacturers about potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities for connected medical devices and health care networks that use certain communication software

1 October 2019 - Today, the U.S. FDA is informing patients, health care professionals, IT staff in health care facilities and ...

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