Health & Medicine
3:26 pm
Tue February 12, 2013

Clinical Trials & the Pharmaceutical Industry

Governor McDonnell took part in a news conference this week – welcoming representatives of the pharmaceutical industry to Richmond, and singing the praises of clinical trials in the Commonwealth.  That might seem like a noble thing, but it could also have been part of a push to improve the industry’s image as it protects future profits through new state laws.

Sandy Hausman reports on clinical trials in Virginia and pending legislation before the Virginia General Assembly.