FDA's OTAT morphs into the Office of Therapeutic Products as new funds await
Ready for a makeover with new PDUFA VII funds on deck, the FDA’s Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research said Tuesday that they will retitle the Office of Tissues and Advanced Therapies to the Office of Therapeutic Products (OTP) and elevate it to “Super Office” status, which will increase its review capabilities, and enhance its expertise on new cell and gene therapies.
“Additional supervisory positions will not only help to address this increased workload but will also provide advancement opportunities to facilitate recruitment and retention of highly qualified staff,” the agency said Tuesday in a Federal Register notice.
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