Before meningitis outbreak, firm avoided sanctions

The pharmacy tied to a deadly U.S. meningitis outbreak escaped harsh punishment from health regulators several times in the years leading up to a deadly U.S. meningitis outbreak that has raised questions about oversight of the customized drug mixing industry, newly released state records show. Problems at the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts, date as far back as 1999, the year after it began operations, according to ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Pamela Hogle - Oct 23, 2012 - 12:58 AM PDT
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Edited by: Pamela Hogle - Oct 23, 2012 - 12:12 PM PDT

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