Paper and 21st Century Recordkeeping: FDA, Practice What You Preach

FDA has announced a proposed rule for developing an electronic list of all the drugs marketed in the U.S. , as well as an electronic registration system. Was surprised that this didn't already exist.  For more information, read on.  But clearly FDA is "walking the talk" about modernizing its processes.  What took them so long on this point, though, one wonders? And how long will it take for this to move from being a "proposed rule" to an actual rule? -AMS