Senator questions FDA, Synthes on possible conflicts of interest

02/27/2008 |

The FDA and Synthes, maker of the Prodisc artificial spinal disc, received letters of inquiry from Sen. Charles E. Grassley, R-Iowa, regarding possible conflicts of interest among doctors connected to the clinical trials of the device. A Synthes spokesman said the company will cooperate in the inquiry, while an FDA spokeswoman said the agency does not comment on pending requests.

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