The articles in this issue developed from a conference entitled Biomedical Research and the Law, held at Hofstra University in the fall of 2006. The conference explored conflicts of interest created by industry's support for biomedical research. Participants considered how to safeguard the integrity of research and the safety of drugs while encouraging the development of treatments for disease.
Dolgin, Janet L. and Weintraub, Joel
"Foreword: Biomedical Reasearch and the Law-Selected Issues: The Pharmaceutical industry and its Relationship with Government, Academia, Physicians and Consumers,"
Hofstra Law Review: Vol. 35
, Article 8.
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