Latest guidance on the importing of medicines and devices into Northern Ireland after Brexit

A combination of newly released and recently updated guidance from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) clarifies the requirements and procedures for the importing of medicines and devices into Northern Ireland (NI) following the end of the transition period. Read more “Latest guidance on the importing of medicines and devices into Northern Ireland after Brexit”

ACCESS Consortium guidance on updating authorised coronavirus vaccines in the wake of virus mutations

The regulatory approval of COVID-19 vaccines towards the end of 2020 and start of 2021 coincided with the detection of new SARS-CoV2 strains in the UK, South Africa and Brazil. The ACCESS consortium has released a document detailing the regulatory approach for updating authorised coronavirus vaccines to target new strains. Read more “ACCESS Consortium guidance on updating authorised coronavirus vaccines in the wake of virus mutations”

What is the Safer Medicines in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Information Consortium?

This network is formed of 16 organisations from the National Health Service (NHS), regulators, and leading third sector and charitable organisations. The aim of the consortium is to improve the dissemination of information for women who are considering pregnancy, are already pregnant or are breastfeeding. Read more “What is the Safer Medicines in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Information Consortium?”