University closes PTSD studies after complaints from drug regulator

BMJ 2016;354:i3891
Author: Owen Dyer
“Eight studies into an experimental drug to treat post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have been halted by New York University (NYU) and their principal investigator has resigned after a letter from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned that lapses in the conduct of the research jeopardized “subject safety and welfare, and raised concerns about the validity and integrity of the data collected at [the] site.””
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