EMEA/WHO SYSTEM

BY KEITH NUTHALL
THE EUROPEAN Medicines Evaluation Agency (EMEA) is about to complete a new model computer system that will help it and other medical regulators effectively marshal the mountain of data regarding new pharmaceutical products and keep information up to date.

Called SIAMED 2000, the system has been developed with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and will be made available free-of-charge to national agencies, particularly those in eastern and central European countries that want to join the EU.

It will allow EMEA to track ...


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