Although the future is exciting, it also poses real challenges. More collaborative initiatives need to take place between drug manufacturers and developers of manufacturing equipment and consumables.
A review of new, successful treatment options for the novel coronavirus.
FDA, CDC and other agencies are trying to foster the development of diagnostics, therapeutics and vaccines that help address the outbreak.
Research and development activities to find potential treatments using next generation sequencing for various fatal conditions including melanoma, epilepsy, antibody deficiency, and other diseases have gained traction. In April, FDA finalized two guidance documents to speed up development of NGS-based tests.