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Drug controls

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Thalidomide will be approved in the US for treating leprosy, despite the Food and Drug Administration’s earlier misgivings. An expert committee recommended the move last month, but the FDA was concerned about doctors prescribing it for other conditions (This Week, 13 September, p 5). The FDA now says it will approve the drug, once it has agreed plans to restrict distribution with Celgene of Warren, New Jersey, the drug’s manufacturer. Sol Barer, Celgene’s president,