EC adopts acts on Good Manufacturing Practices for medicines

30 October 2017

The European Commission adopted two legal acts aimed at improving patient safety in the EU through good manufacturing practices (GMP) that ensure the highest quality of medicines for human use. The first act is Commission Directive (EU) 2017/1572 that sets out principles and guidelines of GMP in medicines where the manufacture or import is subject to a manufacturing authorization.
The second act is a Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2017/1569 that sets out GMP for investigational medicinal products. The principles and guidelines for GMP set out in these acts take into account recent updates to the well-established EU rules on the safety of medicines (European Commission, 18 September 2017).
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