Once again, FDA approvals are down. This is old news, of course. The question really is, why? And what can we do about it?
"FDA's official tally will probably be 18, including two therapeutic biologics approved by the Center for Drug Evaluation & Research. FDA began including biologics in its total in 2004, so that makes historical comparisons difficult. But even if you count all 18, this was still the worst year since 1983"