REGULATORY

Japan Can’t Give “Special Approval” for Avigan under Current Law: Abe

April 30, 2020
After repeated discussions, the Japanese government concluded that it cannot grant “special approval” for Fujifilm’s antiviral Avigan (favipiravir) for the treatment of COVID-19 under the current law and regulations, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on April 28. “Special approval can…

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