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The New Jersey Life Sciences Vendors Alliance (NJLSVA) is a coalition of businesses, individuals and academia who provide goods and services to New Jersey’s life sciences companies.

The NJLSVA was founded to educate suppliers on trends in industry procurement and public policy that affects the life sciences industry.

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FDA Commissioner Vows Modernization to Keep Up with Biotech Advances

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D.

Washington, DC, September 11, 2017 — Michelle Cortez reports on Bloomberg that a week after its landmark approval of the first treatment that works by genetically altering a patient’s cells, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) vowed to modernize to keep up with the fast-moving field of biotechnology research.

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on September 7 said, “We are at a point in the history of medicine that is similar to other great inflections in science where fundamental principles of science and medicine became firmly established as part of a leap in public health.” Continue reading