The New York Times – With Roundup at the center of a federal case in the US over claims that it causes cancer, European Union officials will meet as they weigh whether to allow the continued use of products that contain Roundup’s active ingredient, glyphosate.
Cerebral Palsy News Today – The 2017 Strategic Plan for Cerebral Palsy Research identifies several research priorities that have shown promise in advancing scientific understanding of cerebral palsy and toward finding new therapeutic and preventive strategies.
Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society – California Gov. Jerry Brown this week signed into law a bill that requires health providers to post notices in their offices when they are administering stem cell treatments that have not been approved by the FDA.
CNBC – Major insurer Cigna — which is engaged in an effort to reduce abuse of prescription painkillers — announced Wednesday that it will effectively stop covering the cost of use of the opioid OxyContin by customers of its employer-based health plans beginning in January.