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Japan Poised to Tap Its Version of “Compassionate Use” to Combat Challenges Left for Unapproved Drugs

February 2, 2015
The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) is to roll out in FY2015 what is dubbed the Japanese version of a “compassionate use” system, which offers investigational drugs on humanitarian grounds to patients ineligible to join clinical studies. This…

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