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Ian Schofield

Edinburgh, U.K
Ian Schofield has been writing on issues affecting the pharmaceutical and biotech industry since the mid-1980s, specialising in EU and global policy and regulatory affairs.  As well as writing, editing and commissioning articles for Pharma Intelligence, Ian works for the Ask the Analyst service, providing tailor-made answers to questions posed directly by clients. He has a degree in modern languages from the University of Bath. Outside the realm of work, Ian plays guitar in a traditional music group and also enjoys a touch of cycling and gardening. He lives by the seaside about three miles from the centre of Edinburgh.

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With efforts continuing to maximize access to medical countermeasures against the pandemic threat, a webinar organized by NGOs looked at progress with and the shortcomings of the WHO’s C-TAP initiative, recent moves by the WHO on access provisions in funding agreements, and plans for a global C-TAP database.

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New Zealand Hikes Fees To Reflect Changes In Drug Applications

Following a consultation last year, Medsafe has set new fee levels that take account of both cost-recovery principles and a 4.2% increase in the consumer price index. 

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The monkeypox cases reported this month are evidence of chains of transmission of the virus, according to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, which says that vaccination of high-risk close contacts should be considered after a benefit-risk assessment.

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International regulators have issued an updated statement on the benefits and safety of COVID-19 vaccines for use by health professionals, while the UK BioIndustry Association has welcomed a MAb licensing deal between AstraZeneca and UK-based biotech firm RQ Bio.

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