See also our related blog for the Pediatric Preclinical Testing Initiative.

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

The “Creating Hope Act of 2010” S.3697

This important proposed bipartisan legislature by Senators Sam Brownback (R-KS), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and Al Franken (D-MN) would encourage pharmaceutical companies to develop new drugs for rare childhood diseases, including cancer.  Essentially, the pharmaceutical companies would receive a voucher to expedite FDA approval.

For more details, visit Nancy Goodman's website for KIDS V CANCER.