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S.2236 Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 26, 2012 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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    • Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012 (S. 2236 ... - March 25, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 2236. A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 25, 2012, "S. 2236. A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2236&sa=U&ei=m4wVUNt2ovDSAa6XgaAK&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNHOg8egqT0N0uEUDEThsnRj99k7mw)
    • Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012 (S. 2236 ... - March 25, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 2236. A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 25, 2012, "S. 2236. A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2236&sa=U&ei=97YSUOvUFsTV0QG01IGYCQ&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNHeYoltXRhN4cbm1Wz2wAz_uBMhiw)
    • Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012 (S. 2236 ... - March 25, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 2236. A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 25, 2012, "S. 2236. A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2236&sa=U&ei=lVwRUNHqNsHW0QG2hYGICQ&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNGTqJnvoodw5bf0cW9mnJZudQFFxg)

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    • Watch Cellceutix Closely For Potential Catalysts In 2013 - December 10, 2012 by Seeking Alpha - ...stocks. That is changing as the regulatory landscape changes with the adoption of new breakthrough therapies standards by the FDA. S.2236 Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012 may become law this summer. With a ground breaking new ca

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      As noted by Seeking Alpha on December 10, 2012, "...stocks. That is changing as the regulatory landscape changes with the adoption of new breakthrough therapies standards by the FDA. S.2236 Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012 may become law this summer. With a ground breaking new ca" (http://seekingalpha.com/article/1054991-watch-cellceutix-closely-for-potential-catalysts-in-2013?source=forbes)
    • Even If Bills to Hasten Drug Approvals Pass, Investments May Remain Dry Longer than Stakeholders Claim - May 02, 2012 by Genetic Engineering News - Congress appears poised this year to deliver on years of lobbying by industry to speed up reviews of new drugs and cut regulatory red tape. That helping hand alone, however, isn’t likely enough to draw investors, still shell-shocked by the ...

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      As noted by Genetic Engineering News on May 02, 2012, "Congress appears poised this year to deliver on years of lobbying by industry to speed up reviews of new drugs and cut regulatory red tape. That helping hand alone, however, isn’t likely enough to draw investors, still shell-shocked by the ..." (http://www.genengnews.com/insight-and-intelligenceand153/even-if-bills-to-hasten-drug-approvals-pass-investments-may-remain-dry-longer-than-stakeholders/77899600/)
    • Even If Bills to Hasten Drug Approvals Pass, Investments May Remain Dry Longer than Stakeholders Claim - May 01, 2012 by Genetic Engineering News - Congress appears poised this year to deliver on years of lobbying by industry to speed up reviews of new drugs and cut regulatory red tape. That helping hand alone, however, isn’t likely enough to draw investors, still shell-shocked by the ...

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      As noted by Genetic Engineering News on May 01, 2012, "Congress appears poised this year to deliver on years of lobbying by industry to speed up reviews of new drugs and cut regulatory red tape. That helping hand alone, however, isn’t likely enough to draw investors, still shell-shocked by the ..." (http://www.genengnews.com/insight-and-intelligenceand153/even-if-bills-to-hasten-drug-approvals-pass-investments-may-remain-dry-longer-than-stakeholders-claim/77899600/)
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