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Fungal Meningitis Outbreak Spurs FDA Oversight Of Drug Compounders

In 2012, a major outbreak of fungal meningitis was traced to drugs compounded by New England Compounding Centers . The outbreak included approximately 750 confirmed cases and has resulted in 64 deaths to date. Tragedies of this scale have often been the impetus for major changes to federal food and drug...