because it will seal the fate for thousands of others who will die hoping for a chance at life. The House bill makes safety superior to drug approvals and makes the pseudo analysis of Steve Nissen -- which gives the meta-reality of danger -- pre-eminence in the drug approval process. Given this additional hurdle more drugs that show a targeted benefit will be pulled because all fear mongers will have to do is lump all the questionable safety risks into one sample to create a signal of danger.
Provenge protesters interested in getting access to the new drug should direct their phone calls to the following individuals who now constitute the new drug regulatory regime in America
Congress Henry Waxman (202) 225-3976
Dr. Steve Nissen (216) 445-6852
Senator Charles Grassley 202.224.3744
Gardiner Harris, The New York Times 212-556-1234