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US FDA Commissioner and Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response cautioned against changes to rewards for medical countermeasure developers in the next Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act reauthorization that might discourage biotech companies from working with the government.
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