Drug Approval Process, Part 1

Peter Hirth talked about the pharmaceutical industry, including the process for getting a drug approved by the FDA. Guest has invented… read more

Peter Hirth talked about the pharmaceutical industry, including the process for getting a drug approved by the FDA. Guest has invented several drugs including Sutent for kidney cancer and Zelboraf for melanoma. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

Mr. Hirth participated from San Francisco.

Due to a signal loss, the program ends abruptly, and approximately eight minutes of the program were lost. Part two can viewed using program identification number 302145-101. close

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Drug Approval Process, Part 1

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Call-In
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Oct 18, 2011

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