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Frances Kelsey Stopped Thalidomide in Its Tracks, and Changed the FDA Forever

Frances Kelsey saved countless lives when she decided not to approve a drug for morning sickness in the 1960s and her decision has had lasting effects on FDA drug approval ever since. Read about Frances Kelsey and other accomplishments in health.

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    Frances Kelsey Stopped Thalidomide in Its Tracks, and Changed the FDA Forever

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