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Woodcock: More compounding deaths not matter of if, but when

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If action is not taken, the "appalling tragedy" of a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak, which has sickened 741 Americans, killing 55, linked to tainted medicines mixed by a rough Massachusetts compounding pharmacy, "will happen again," said Dr Janet Woodcock, director of the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research.

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