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US meningitis outbreak 2012

Editor's note: According to information from the Centers for Disease Control, steroids produced by the New England Compounding Center were linked to the deaths of 64 people in a fungal meningitis outbreak. 750 others became sick. The people taken into custody today include the president of the company and owner. - Aaron

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Former employee of Massachusetts compounding pharmacy that made tainted steroids blamed for the deaths of 64 has been arrested at Boston's airport - @AP

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New England Compounding Center asks for $100 million bankruptcy settlement for victims of meningitis outbreak - @cbsboston

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United States Senate

Senate clears way for tighter rules on compounding pharmacies; bill expected to reach president this week - @BostonGlobe

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Food and Drug Administration

House, Senate panels agree on bill to regulate drug compounding - @Reuters

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Bankruptcy estate of pharmacy linked to US meningitis outbreak to battle 30 states for insurance policies - @Reuters

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Meningitis-linked pharmacy owners received at least $16 million in salaries and shareholders distributions in 2012 - @Reuters

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Compounding center linked to meningitis outbreak files for Chapter 11, establishes fund for victims - @businesswire

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More contamination confirmed in additional vials of drugs produced by the Mass. compounding pharmacy blamed for outbreak - @NBCNews

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FDA warning to meningitis-linked firm came long after inspection, documents show - @Reuters

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Federal judge declines to make ruling on whether to freeze assets of meningitis firm - @Reuters

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BREAKING NEWS: State fires pharmacy board director; allegedly ignored complaint against New England Compounding

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FDA: Drug company told of contamination months before meningitis outbreak http://t.co/o1503mJV

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Meningitis-linked firm skirted reprimand from Massachusetts regulators in 2004 over fears it could harm business - @AP

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Massachusetts moves to revoke the license of company linked to meningitis outbreak - @AP

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Update: FDA spokesman says agents at Massachusetts pharmacy as part of agency's ongoing investigation into meningitis outbreak - @BostonDotCom

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Federal criminal investigators at offices of Massachusetts pharmacy tied to meningitis outbreak - @BostonDotCom

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Drugs company at the heart of the US meningitis outbreak, New England Compounding Center, broke regulations - @Reuters

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New England Compounding Center confirms job cuts have begun at company linked to deadly meningitis outbreak - @Reuters

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US House Health Oversight Committee requests briefing from Massachusetts pharmacy at center of meningitis outbreak - @Reuters

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