FDA seeks new controls to combat drug-resistant bacteria

11/17/2013 | Hill, The

Dr. Janet Woodcock, director of the FDA's drug evaluation and research center, called on Congress to create a program that would promote good stewardship and restricted use of antibiotics among hospitals and doctors to help clamp down on drug-resistant bacteria. Woodcock also proposed creating a program that would encourage drugmakers to develop novel antibiotics against drug-resistant infections.

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