Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios

Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios
ITRT's activities in the field of cell therapy are monitored by the Spanish Agency of Medicines and Medical Devices, which is a state agency under the Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality. This Agency is responsible for ensuring the quality, safety, efficacy and accuracy of information regarding medicinal products and medical devices, from research through to their actual use, in the interests of the protection and promotion of human health, animal health and the environment. To meet these objectives, the agency undertakes a wide range of activities, including:
 
  • The evaluation and authorisation of medicines for human and animal use.
  • The authorisation of clinical trials.
  • The fight against illegal and fake medicinal products and medical devices.
  • The certification, monitoring and surveillance of medical devices.
  • The drafting of regulations to facilitate the performance of its duties.

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