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CFDA: The Face of Regulation in China

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) was founded in 2013. Grown from the organization formally known as the State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA), the CFDA was created to combine multiple regulatory authorities into a singular regulation process for food...

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Clinical Trials in India

Several years ago, clinical trials in India were a booming business. After becoming fully compliant with TRIPS in 2005, India was seen as a favorable place to conduct clinical trials as they boast a huge genetically diverse population, as well as a multitude of...

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Life Science Interpretation in Clinical Settings

Value of Professional Interpretation Services In an ideal world, we would always be able to use bilingual clinicians in health settings, however, this is not always possible. With multiple languages spoken around the world, and as individuals relocate or emigrate to...

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Lost in Translation – Missing the Target

We have all seen how translation blunders can be humorous at times. While some may be entertaining, others cause quite a stir. There are entire websites dedicated to pointing out these translation errors on objects such as clothing or signs. Equally, you can discover...

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