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Uniting Families Act of 2016 (HR 5742, 114th Congress)

  • Government
  • Elected Body
  • Genetics/Genomics

Original Development Brief – Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to allow the admission of certain sons and daughters of citizens of the United States who are or have served in the Armed Forces abroad.

Updated last October 25, 2016
for the 07/12/2016 version of H.R. 5742.

FDA Guidance on Microbial Vectors for Gene Therapy (Final Guidance)

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

Original Development Brief – Specifies information that should be included with Investigational New Drug submissions for Microbial Vectors for Gene Therapy in humans.

Updated last October 19, 2016
for the 09/16/2016 Final Guidance.

National Cancer Moonshot Initiative

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Executive
  • Genetics/Genomics

Original Development Brief – Aims to accelerate advancements in cancer prevention and treatment, in part by leveraging new genomic technologies.

Updated last October 11, 2016
for the 01/12/2016 Initiative.