Her areas of expertise include the cutting-edge early market access schemes that are being trialed around the world for taking drugs and medical devices to market faster. She is also interested in initiatives for harmonizing regulations at the global level as well as issues affecting clinical trials, manufacturing and post-market safety monitoring. She explores the challenges and opportunities that these issues introduce for both industry and the regulators and is on a constant look out for what might be coming next.
A scientist by training, Neena started her journalistic career at Informa in 1997. She has been the deputy editor of Scrip Regulatory Affairs since 2007. Prior to that, she worked as the science editor for Clinica Medtech Intelligence. Before becoming a journalist she worked as a biomedical scientist at St Thomas' Hospital in London for 10 years.
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New medicines under evaluation at the European Medicines Agency.
An advanced immunotherapy for recurrent glioblastoma and the first biosimilar version of Lucentis for age-related macular degeneration have also been submitted for review by the European Medicines Agency for potential pan-EU authorization.
This is an update of recommendations from the European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use on the authorization of new medicines in the European Union, and updates on EU marketing authorization changes recommended by the CHMP.
Novartis’s siRNA for lowering cholesterol was also among the 10 new medicines that the European Medicines Agency this week said should be approved in the EU.
The developers of three drugs are hoping the European Medicines Agency will decide that their products merit fast-tracking when they are submitted for review for potential pan-EU approval.
Hot on the heels of announcing it was joining Project Orbis, the UK drug regulator, the MHRA, now says it will join another international collaboration that allows drug companies to submit medicines for review by several countries at the same time.