• understand it in 2018, [gender identity] is hard-wired, it is biological, it is not entirely hormonal. (forbes.com)
  • The Graduate School has announced that Biological Science graduate student, Genelle Uhrig, was chosen to receive one of the two 2018-19 UWM Levine Science Fellowship awards. (uwm.edu)
  • The 2018 Biological Sciences Research Symposium will take place this Friday, April 13th. (uwm.edu)
  • The 2019 Impact Factor score for Biological Psychiatry is 12.095. (sobp.org)
  • For the hierarchical ordering and organization of all organisms, see Biological classification . (wikipedia.org)
  • In ecology , a biological interaction is the effect that a pair of organisms living together in a community have on each other. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biological weapons (often referred to as bioweapons ) are living organisms or replicating entities ( virus ) that reproduce or replicate within their host victims. (princeton.edu)
  • There is an overlap between biological warfare and chemical warfare , as the use of toxins produced by living organisms is considered under the provisions of both the Biological Weapons Convention and the Chemical Weapons Convention . (princeton.edu)
  • Biological clocks underlie many of the biorhythms seen in organisms (e.g. hibernation in animals). (encyclopedia.com)
  • biological clock An endogenous, physiological mechanism, whose exact nature has not been determined, that keeps time independently of external events, enabling organisms to determine and to respond to daily, lunar, seasonal, and other periodicities. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Public demand for finding solutions based on biological control is the main driving force in the rapid developments in the various strategies of utilising natural enemies for controlling noxious organisms. (springer.com)
  • The Biological Oceanography Program supports research in marine ecology broadly defined: relationships among aquatic organisms and their interactions with the environments of the oceans or Great Lakes. (nsf.gov)
  • Ionizing radiation, using gamma rays and X-rays, can alleviate a number of important constraints to the use of augmentative biological control, such as reducing the cost of production systems for biological control agents, preventing the emergence of adult pest insects from hosts used to mass rear parasitoids - parasites that kill their insect hosts - and assuring the sterility of accompanying pest organisms during their shipment. (iaea.org)
  • Radiation can be used to sterilize non-native biological control agents, thereby reducing the risk of their introduction, as part of classical biological control, into new environments where they could potentially become pests of non-target organisms. (iaea.org)
  • The Division of Integrative Organismal Systems (IOS) supports fundamental research aimed at understanding organisms as units of biological organization, encouraging the use of integrative, interdisciplinary approaches to solving complex problems in organismal biology. (nsf.gov)
  • Biological Science covers major aspects of biology and molecular science across a wide range of organisms from bacteria and fungi to humans and plants. (le.ac.uk)
  • Under the authority of the Plant Protection Act of 2000 , a Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ) 526 permit is required for the importation, interstate movement and environmental release of biological control organisms of plant pests and weeds. (usda.gov)
  • Genetically modified biological control organisms require permits from Biotechnology Regulatory Services . (usda.gov)
  • Biopesticides that are biological controls, according to APHIS, would be any registered pesticide used to control a plant pest, weed or plant disease for which the active ingredient is a live microbial organism, including the metabolites of that organisms. (usda.gov)
  • The biological sciences include the study of living systems at levels ranging from the structure and function of molecules to the behavior and evolution of communities of organisms. (lehigh.edu)
  • A biological detergent is a laundry detergent that contains enzymes harvested from micro-organisms such as bacteria adapted to live in hot springs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biological Psychiatry is also the first-ranked psychiatry journal according to Google Scholar (July 2020). (sobp.org)
  • BSc Biological Sciences achieved an overall student satisfaction score of 93% in the National Student Survey 2020. (reading.ac.uk)
  • They also develop proteomic tools to enable probing the 'metallome' - a complete read-out of the metal-binding components of biological pathways. (bu.edu)
  • biological clock: suprachiasmatic nucleus Discussion of biological clocks, including an overview of the suprachiasmatic nucleus, which controls circadian rhythms. (britannica.com)
  • The new research, just published in the Public Library of Science One, also shows how Arnold's team used a new methodology called Computing Life to yield these new discoveries about biological clocks. (redorbit.com)
  • In fact, much of what science knows about biological clocks has come from studying Neurospora. (redorbit.com)
  • In February 2007, Arnold's team reported in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences the first working model that explains how biological clocks operate. (redorbit.com)
  • The course will start with an introduction to types of biological networks and many of the new high throughput and quantitative technologies now available. (columbia.edu)
  • Reconstruction of biological networks from high-throughput data is one of the main challenges of computational biology. (tue.nl)
  • Like some of the chemical weapons , biological weapons may also be useful as area denial weapons . (princeton.edu)
  • What makes PAN particularly attractive is that the dose needed is only a fraction - typically less than 10 millilitres per hectare - of the quantities of chemical or biological pesticides. (fao.org)
  • Using chemical, molecular biological, and biophysical (spectroscopic) techniques, their goal is to develop a global understanding of active site metal centers and the role of protein matrix in regulating, modulating, and tuning these properties. (bu.edu)
  • The Cui group develops and applies a broad range of theoretical and computational methods (QM/MM, atomistic and coarse-grained simulations, continuum modeling) to study a diverse set of chemical and biological problems, focusing particularly on problems that implicate multiple length and temporal scales, such as enzyme catalysis, bioenergy/signal transduction, biological membrane remodeling, macromolecular assembly and solid/liquid interfaces. (bu.edu)
  • The Liu Group focuses on the chemistry/biology interface with emphasis on the chemical basis of pathogen and host interactions, as well as the chemical nature of the biological clock. (bu.edu)
  • For instance, single-molecule experiments and atomistic simulations have revealed the underlying mechanisms of protein folding, protein dynamics, protein aggregation, RNA/DNA unzipping, and interactions between nanoscale biological materials (e.g., protein) with other chemical compounds (e.g., drug molecule). (hindawi.com)
  • In addition, a separate page called 'Automatic Xrefs' contains automatically generated cross-references to a number of biological and chemical databases. (ebi.ac.uk)
  • Clays are widely used as agricultural chemical carriers, but often, little thought is given to their use as biological carriers. (astm.org)
  • Biophysical Chemistry represents the union of Chemistry, Physics, and Biology using a variety of experimental and theoretical approaches to understand the structure and function of biological systems. (merlot.org)
  • And this tool of systems biology was the key to showing what makes a biological clock tick. (redorbit.com)
  • Biological fields are the different areas of study related to biology, such as botany, genetics and conservation. (howstuffworks.com)
  • This BSc Biological Sciences course is ideal for anyone who is passionate about all aspects of biology, and can be tailored to match your interests. (reading.ac.uk)
  • The majority of modules in BSc Biological Sciences are optional, giving you the opportunity to cover a broad range of topics or specialise in a particular area such as ecology and wildlife or human biology. (reading.ac.uk)
  • Biological Sciences PhD student, Chandrima Ghosh, attends and presents at the annual meeting of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) in San Diego, CA. Great work Chandrima! (uwm.edu)
  • As the knowledge base in the biological sciences grows and becomes relevant to so many other physical and social sciences and subjects, the ability to think broadly about biology and to apply your knowledge across the boundaries of traditional disciplines is a valuable and powerful asset in both scientific environments and in many other walks of life. (le.ac.uk)
  • Moscow University Biological Sciences Bulletin is forum for research in all important areas of modern biology. (springer.com)
  • This finding could advance scientists' fundamental understanding of biology and potentially open doors to exploit biological tools to enable new functions by harnessing quantum mechanics. (eurekalert.org)
  • This special issue covers different aspect of characterization of nanoscale biological materials from both computational and experimental viewpoints. (hindawi.com)
  • If someone leaves blood, semen or other biological material at a crime scene, scientists can use it as DNA evidence and create a DNA profile, or genetic fingerprint of that person. (nist.gov)
  • This book series is intended to accelerate these developments through exploring the progress made within the various aspects of biological control, and via documenting these advances to the benefit of fellow scientists, students, public officials, and the public at large. (springer.com)
  • SBE provides opportunities for interaction of engineers and scientists, develops products and services bring value to the broad biological engineering community, and infuses awareness of biological engineering among all functions and activities of AIChE. (aiche.org)
  • The collection, featuring over 3,500 natural history specimens, provides a fantastic resource for biological scientists and the wider community. (reading.ac.uk)
  • The building will be a step forward in Berkeley Lab's vision to expand the footprint of the biological and environmental sciences on the main campus. (energy.gov)
  • For these HCT/Ps regulated as biological products, the FDA requires premarket review of safety and efficacy data before these cellular therapy products are introduced into commercial market. (aabb.org)
  • Both the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) and Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER) have regulatory responsibility for therapeutic biological products, including premarket review and oversight. (fda.gov)
  • Biological chemistry, whilst an extraordinarily-broad field, has been central to some of the major discoveries in scientific history and in this unit, we will unlock the exciting chemistry behind these and help you prepare for future discoveries in the field. (le.ac.uk)
  • The highly interdisciplinary research in the Department's biological chemistry area involves both experimental and computational projects. (bu.edu)
  • The Caradonna Group investigates non-heme iron metalloproteins, focusing on the chemistry of metalloenzyme active sites involved in biological oxidation reactions. (bu.edu)
  • These experiments provide insights into the role of metal ions in biological chemistry. (bu.edu)
  • The Grinstaff Group pursues highly interdisciplinary translational research in biological and macromolecular chemistry. (bu.edu)
  • Biological control of pests, weeds, and plant and animal diseases utilising their natural antagonists is a well-established but rapidly evolving field of applied ecology. (springer.com)
  • CPHST-developed protocols are used to objectively assess the severity of potential target pests and their feasibility or suitability for biological control. (usda.gov)
  • The end result of this canvassing exercise is a ranked list of potential target pests for biological control consideration, which is shared with States, collaborators, and cooperators. (usda.gov)
  • Augmentative biological control, involving the supplemental release of natural enemies of insect pests, can complement the sterile insect technique (SIT) in area-wide integrated pest management programmes. (iaea.org)
  • The MDI Biological Laboratory is a rapidly growing, independent nonprofit biomedical research institution. (mdibl.org)
  • The biological organization of life is a fundamental premise for numerous areas of scientific research , particularly in the medical sciences . (wikipedia.org)
  • Comprehensive biological lab audits will be performed every 3 years (at a minimum) in conjunction with IBC re-review of research. (dartmouth.edu)
  • Recent advances in biological control research, coupled with improved surveillance and intelligence, could make a big difference when the next round in the battle is fought. (fao.org)
  • As the new home of the School of Biological Sciences, it will offer state-of-the-art research and teaching laboratories, seminar rooms, and plenty of study and social space, including a cafĂ©. (reading.ac.uk)
  • BIO-supported research advances the frontiers of biological knowledge, increases our understanding of complex systems, and provides a theoretical basis for original research in many other scientific disciplines. (nsf.gov)
  • The Division of Biological Infrastructure (DBI) supports development and enhancement of resources for research, human capital, and mid-to-large-scale infrastructure and centers to promote advances in all areas of biological research. (nsf.gov)
  • Within the department of biological sciences, I contributed to research projects performed by accomplished faculty in diverse fields. (niu.edu)
  • The Southwest Biological Science Center (SBSC) conducts quality, objective research on the lands and aquatic systems of the Southwest. (usgs.gov)
  • This four-year MSci offers an additional year on top of the Biological Sciences BSc, which includes a research project, providing extra depth and knowledge which will particularly benefit those interested in further research. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • The Biological and Environmental Research (BER) program supports scientific research and facilities to achieve a predictive understanding of complex biological, earth, and environmental systems with the aim of advancing the nation's energy and infrastructure security. (energy.gov)
  • Height may point to a biological basis for pedophilia, according to new research released by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Further research is necessary, but this finding re-enforces evidence that pedophilia has a biological cause, possibly related to brain development before birth. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • This research does not mean that pedophiles are not criminally responsible for their behavior," said Dr. James Cantor, CAMH Psychologist and lead researcher on the study, "but the discovery of biological markers for pedophilia has important implications for future study and possibly treatment. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Please refer to the Transfer of Therapeutic Biological Products to the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research for updates that further define the categories of biological products that are regulated by CDER and CBER. (fda.gov)
  • Botulinum toxins have been developed into biological weapons agents for its extreme potency and lethality. (globalsecurity.org)
  • In 1939, Sir Frederick Banting included botulinum toxins in the Canadian biological weapons arsenal. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The United States eliminated its stockpile of botulinum toxins when it destroyed its biological weapons program between May 1971 and May 1972. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The South African biological weapons project, Project Coast (1981-1994), developed botulinum toxins as a possible biological agent under the direction of Colonel Wouter Basson. (globalsecurity.org)
  • After the collapse of the Soviet Union, it was reported that four countries the US labels as 'state sponsors of terror,' North Korea, Iraq, Iran, and Syria, developed botulinum toxins as possible biological weapons agents. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Biological organization is the hierarchy of complex biological structures and systems that define life using a reductionistic approach. (wikipedia.org)
  • Our group is developing theory, methods and software for understanding and programming information processing in biological systems. (microsoft.com)
  • FRANKLIN, Mass. , Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthrosurface, Inc. ( www.arthrosurface.com ), the developer of less-invasive joint resurfacing systems, announced that it has performed its first biological knee procedure based on the company's proven HemiCAP® platform technology. (prnewswire.com)
  • The methods used to characterize what makes a biological clock tick will have numerous applications in finding genetic networks describing other complex traits in many biological systems. (redorbit.com)
  • It notes "the importance of biological diversity for evolution and for maintaining life sustaining systems of the biosphere. (brookings.edu)
  • This challenge will require that knowledge about the structure and dynamics of individual biological units, networks, sub-systems and systems be compiled and connected from the molecular to the global level and across scales of time and space. (nsf.gov)
  • At the University of Leicester, we offer seven Biological Science subjects and four Medical Bioscience subjects, all as both BSc (three years) and MBiolSci (four years), plus a Foundation Year option, giving you an impressive range of 23 different courses to choose from. (le.ac.uk)
  • Biological warfare (BW), also known as germ warfare , is the deliberate use of disease -causing biological agents such as protozoa , fungi , bacteria , protists , or viruses , to kill or incapacitate humans, other animals or plants. (princeton.edu)
  • To provide the maximum potential for students to explore this vast area of science, the Department of Biological Sciences offers a flexible major that allows students to select coursework to fit their individual interests and career aspirations. (dartmouth.edu)
  • Biological Science graduate student, Tyler Buddell, was a finalist in UWM's inaugural 3MT competition and did a fantastic job representing the department! (uwm.edu)
  • The Optical Imaging Core (OIC) at the University of Idaho is a fee-for-service facility managed by the Department of Biological Sciences and available for on-campus and off-campus researchers. (uidaho.edu)
  • Current projects include designing molecular circuits made of DNA, and programming synthetic biological devices to perform complex functions over time and space. (microsoft.com)
  • During the last two decades, with technological advances in experimental instrumentation and methodology (e.g., single-molecule experiments) and advances in hardware and software that lead to more realistic computer simulations (e.g., atomistic, coarse-grained, and continuum simulations), the structures, properties, functions, and dynamics of nanoscale biological materials have been extensively studied. (hindawi.com)
  • With the advancements in the area of nanoscale biological materials as described above, this special issue is aimed towards presenting the current state-of-the-art approaches in understanding the structures and dynamics of biological materials as well as their relationship with materials properties and hence the functions of the nanoscale biological materials including, but not limited to, DNA, RNA, protein, lipid, and self-assembled structures formed from these building blocks. (hindawi.com)
  • Most assessments of biological diversity concentrate on ecological measures of population or species health. (fao.org)
  • The most comprehensive in scope of these is the Convention on Biological Diversity ("CBD"), which entered into force on 29 December 1993, and now has 193 parties. (brookings.edu)
  • The CBD's preamble notes "the intrinsic value of biological diver-sity and of the ecological, genetic, social, economic, scientific, educational, cultural, recreational and aesthetic values of biological diversity and its components. (brookings.edu)
  • One important, concrete, and realistic step forward would be to give the people who manage areas of land and water better guidance on how to conserve biological diversity on their properties. (brookings.edu)
  • Unless they know just what to do for conservation, it won't be done, and yet it is primarily their actions that will determine the future of Earth's biological diversity. (brookings.edu)
  • Studies in the fruit fly Drosophila have revealed the molecular basis of the biological clock, and similar mechanisms are thought to occur in other animals, including mammals. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In contrast to chemically synthesized small molecular weight drugs, which have a well-defined structure and can be thoroughly characterized, biological products are generally derived from living material--human, animal, or microorganism-- are complex in structure, and thus are usually not fully characterized. (fda.gov)
  • In these lectures, we deal with materials or biological tissues or cells, composed of several components with move relative to each other.The mixture theory is the framework in which these components are described as superimposed and interacting continua. (tue.nl)
  • Human cells, tissues, and cellular and tissue-based products (HCT/Ps) that do not meet all the criteria in 21 CFR 1271.10(a) are regulated as drug, device and/or biological products under Section 351 of the Public Health Service Act and are commonly referred to as '351 products. (aabb.org)
  • Don't forget to subscribe to the Society of Biological Psychiatry YouTube page. (sobp.org)
  • New from Biological Psychiatry! (sobp.org)
  • In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and the Society of Biological Psychiatry. (sobp.org)
  • Biological Psychiatry is one of the most selective and highly cited journals in the field of psychiatric neuroscience. (sobp.org)
  • Biological Psychiatry is pleased to announce that the spin-off journal, Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging ( BP:CNNI ) was launched in January 2016, led by its founding editor, Cameron S. Carter. (sobp.org)
  • The results, published in last month's issue of the journal Biological Psychiatry, found that recruits with higher cortisol levels shortly after waking up in the morning were most likely to have stressful reactions to trauma years later as police officers. (sfgate.com)
  • Through our biological sciences courses you'll embark on the fascinating study of the science behind life itself, and humanity's interactions with the natural world. (reading.ac.uk)
  • Responsibility for development, implementation and coordination of biological control program is shared by the three core functional areas of APHIS PPQ: 1) Policy and Management, 2) Field Operations, and 3) Science and Technology. (usda.gov)
  • There are many types of biological control activities supported by PPQ either at APHIS Center Plant Health Science and Technology laboratories, or through cooperative agreements with Universities and other State and federal agencies. (usda.gov)
  • Biological materials at nanoscale such as proteins, antibodies, lipids, and nucleic acids have been highlighted not only for their important roles in life sciences but also for their wide range of applications in engineering and materials science. (hindawi.com)
  • It is possible to switch between a Biological Science course and a Medical Bioscience course during the first half of your first year, but after that the two fields diverge. (le.ac.uk)
  • Over the last three decades, BER has transformed biological and Earth system science. (energy.gov)
  • Proper use of laboratory equipment (biological safety cabinets, centrifuge, etc. (dartmouth.edu)
  • Please review the Dartmouth Biological Laboratory Audit Checklist to best prepare for your lab's biosafety audit. (dartmouth.edu)
  • laboratory demonstration of biological engineering analysis. (lsu.edu)
  • It is imperative that Class I and II biological safety cabinets be tested and certified at the time of installation within the laboratory, at any time the BSC is moved or maintenance is performed , and at least annually thereafter. (utmb.edu)
  • Biological waste is collected in the laboratory by the worker. (weizmann.ac.il)
  • My laboratory is asking if we can build these machines on a biological substrate. (eurekalert.org)
  • Following initial laboratory and animal testing that show that investigational use in humans is reasonably safe, biological products (like other drugs), can be studied in clinical trials in humans under an investigational new drug application (IND) in accordance with the regulations at 21 CFR 312. (fda.gov)
  • Achieving a coherent understanding of the complex biological web of interactions that is life is a major challenge of the future. (nsf.gov)
  • Biological waste is defined as biohazard if it contains microorganisms, cell and tissue cultures from human, experimental animals or plant origin, human body fluids such as blood, semen, etc. (weizmann.ac.il)
  • FDA regulations and policies have established that biological products include blood-derived products, vaccines, in vivo diagnostic allergenic products, immunoglobulin products, products containing cells or microorganisms, and most protein products. (fda.gov)
  • Once adequate nonclinical safety data has been collected, the sponsor may submit an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to study the effects of the biological product in humans. (aabb.org)
  • If the clinical studies in humans demonstrate the biological product is safe and effective and the relative benefits outweigh the risks, the sponsor may pursue licensure by submitting a Biologics License Application (BLA). (aabb.org)
  • Biological products, like other drugs, are used for the treatment, prevention or cure of disease in humans. (fda.gov)
  • Using biomarkers related to specific disorders, researchers could use fluorination to identify biological differences between schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and use that information to develop treatments for both. (eurekalert.org)
  • In a new book, The Anatomy of Violence , Adrian Raine argues that violent behavior has a biological basis just like depression or schizophrenia. (npr.org)
  • Just as there's a biological basis for schizophrenia and anxiety disorders and depression, I'm saying here there's a biological basis also to recidivistic violent offending," Raine, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania and author of the new book The Anatomy of Violence: The Biological Roots of Crime , tells Fresh Air 's Terry Gross. (npr.org)
  • Our goal is to serve as a technical knowledgebase and training resource for biological safety issues on campus. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • RSB accredited degrees undergo rigorous, independent assessment to ensure a solid academic foundation in biological knowledge and key skills and prepare graduates to address the needs of employers. (warwick.ac.uk)
  • This is the most flexible of all our biological sciences degrees. (le.ac.uk)
  • Biological detergents clean in the same way as non-biological ones with additional effects from the enzymes, whose purpose is to break down protein, starches and fat in dirt and stains on clothing to be laundered, for example food stains, sweat and mud. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, a molecule can be viewed as a grouping of elements , and an atom can be further divided into subatomic particles (these levels are outside the scope of biological organization). (wikipedia.org)
  • 2013. Stairway to heaven: evaluating levels of biological organization correlated with the successful ascent of natural waterfalls in the Hawaiian stream goby, Sicyopterus stimpsoni. (clemson.edu)
  • Moreover, recent experimental work 11 has shown that the additional feedback loop (involving the Greatwall kinase) is necessary for the biological function of the cell cycle switch, reinforcing the relationship between biological and computational networks. (nature.com)
  • The goal of biological control activities within APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ) is to safeguard America's agricultural production and natural areas from significant economic losses and negative impacts caused by insects, other arthropods, nematodes, weeds, and diseases of regulatory significance to the federal government, state departments of agriculture, tribal governments, and cooperators within the continental United States and on American territories through the use of biological control agents. (usda.gov)
  • In each Region, State Plant Health Directors (SPHDs) 'canvas' various entities (e.g. federal, tribal, and state agencies, universities, weed management districts) in their respective states, soliciting input on important exotic insects and weeds that might be considered as possible targets for cooperative biological control programs. (usda.gov)
  • Biological control (biocontrol) involves the reduction of pest populations through the use of natural enemies such as parasitoids, predators, pathogens, antagonists, or competitors to suppress pest populations. (usda.gov)
  • Biological Safety Cabinets (BSCs) are among the most effective and the most commonly used primary containment devices in laboratories working with infectious agents. (utmb.edu)
  • Biological rhythm , periodic biological fluctuation in an organism that corresponds to, and is in response to, periodic environmental change. (britannica.com)
  • Biological control involves the mass-production and release of natural enemies such as parasitoids and predators to control pest insects in an environmentally sound manner. (iaea.org)
  • Generally, biological products first are studied in animals to determine their safety profile. (aabb.org)
  • A brief overview of the phases of the regulatory development pathway for HCT/Ps regulated as biological products is shown below. (aabb.org)
  • In addition to the regulatory requirements for HCT/Ps, biological products are subject to Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP) during the investigational and marketing phases of product development. (aabb.org)
  • These frequently asked questions have been developed for the CDER Small Business and Industry Assistance Web site to help small pharmaceutical businesses understand the regulatory process for therapeutic biological products. (fda.gov)
  • Biological products subject to the PHS Act also meet the definition of drugs under the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FDC Act) . (fda.gov)
  • Note that hormones such as insulin, glucagon, and human growth hormone are regulated as drugs under the FDC Act , not biological products under the PHS Act . (fda.gov)
  • What Center has the regulatory responsibility for therapeutic biological products? (fda.gov)
  • However, only biological products are licensed under section 351 of the PHS Act. (fda.gov)
  • Whereas a new drug application (NDA) is used for drugs subject to the drug approval provisions of the FDC Act, a biologics license application (BLA) is required for biological products subject to licensure under the PHS Act. (fda.gov)
  • A study by a manufacturer found that "The biological products did not produce more irritation than the non-biological products, confirming that the addition of enzymes to a detergent formulation does not result in an increase in the skin irritation caused byprofile [sic] of the detergent. (wikipedia.org)