Tag: Claudiu Ciprian Tănăsescu

Romanian MEPs question suitability of #EuropeanPublicProsecutorsOffice chief

Romanian MEPs question suitability of #EuropeanPublicProsecutorsOffice chief

| February 20, 2019

A group of Romanian MEPs have questioned the suitability of Laura Codruța Kövesi (pictured) to head the new European Public Prosecutor’s Office. An email reportedly signed by 11 of the country’s deputies and seen by this website asks if Kovesi is the right candidate for the job. Kovesi, who headed the country’s DNA (National Anticorruption […]

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#Health: Patient safety is a pan-EU issue

#Health: Patient safety is a pan-EU issue

The European Parliament’s Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety is, among other matters, currently discussing two pieces of ongoing legislation on improving patient safety and requirements for registration of veterinary medicinal products, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan.   In the first instance, the Rapporteur Piernicola Pedicini MEP […]

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#Superbugs: MEPs want to curb use of antibiotics in farming

#Superbugs: MEPs want to curb use of antibiotics in farming

To fight the growing resistance of bacteria to today’s antibiotics, the use of existing antimicrobial drugs should be restricted, and new ones should be developed, said the European Parliament on Thursday (10 March). In a vote on draft plans to update an EU law on veterinary medicines, MEPs advocate banning collective and preventive antibiotic treatment […]

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#Animal: Veterinary antibiotics rules must protect public health and the environment, say S&Ds

#Animal: Veterinary antibiotics rules must protect public health and the environment, say S&Ds

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Thursday 10 March, the European Parliament backed a reform of the veterinary medicinal products’ law that reinforces the single market in this sector. The centralised authorisation procedure will be extended and a database listing all veterinary medicinal products authorised in the EU will be created. S&D spokesperson on this issue, Claudiu Ciprian Tănăsescu MEP, said: “This […]

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#Superbugs: Curb use of today’s antibiotics and develop new ones, urge MEPs

#Superbugs: Curb use of today’s antibiotics and develop new ones, urge MEPs

| February 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

To fight the growing resistance of bacteria to today’s antibiotics, the use of existing antimicrobial drugs should be restricted, and new ones should be developed, said Environment and Public Health Committee MEPs on Wednesday 17 February. In a vote on draft plans to update an EU law on veterinary medicines, they advocate banning collective and […]

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