The 5th annual regulatory conference on ATMPs, organised by EBE with the support of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) took place on 16 December 2016, in London, UK. The event saw a packed house - the greatest participation so far.
On the occasion of the 5th annual conference on the regulation of ATMPs on 16 December 2016 in London, some presenters spoke to us on their work and their thoughts on how to improve access for patients to these potentially curative medicines.
Recently, compromise texts were agreed by the European Commission, Council and Parliament on new legislation on Medical Devices (MD) and on In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Medical Devices (MD). A key issue that remains to be dealt with is the reimbursement of diagnostic tests that are necessary to personalised medicines.