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Term: Biologics and Genetic Therapies Directorate (BGTD)

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2011-05-04


The federal authority in Canada that regulates biological drugs (products derived from living sources)and radiopharmaceuticals (drugs containing a radioactive compound) for human use.

See Health Canada for more information.

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