Closer ties for EU & Australia in Orphan Drugs

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) and Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) have announced, at a collaboration meeting in London, that they are to share the full assessment reports related to marketing authorisations (MA) for orphan drugs. According to EMA executive director Professor Guido Rasi and Professor John Skerritt, national manager of the TGA, this will lead to greater scientific exchange when …