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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0041714

NCI Thesaurus Code: C17237  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Health Care Related Organization

NCIt Definition: One of the agencies of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It assures the safety of foods and cosmetics, and the safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals, biological products, radiation emitting products, medical devices, and also, animal feed and drugs.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: An agency in the U.S. federal government whose mission is to protect public health by making sure that food, cosmetics,and nutritional supplements are safe to use and truthfully labeled. The FDA also makes sure that drugs, medical devices, and equipment are safe and effective, and that blood for transfusions and transplant tissue are safe.

MSH Definition: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to maintaining standards of quality of foods, drugs, therapeutic devices, etc.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
FDA
Food and Drug Administration
Food and Drug Administration (U.S.)
FOOD DRUG ADMIN
United States Food, Drug Administration
United States Food and Drug Administration
UNITED STATES FOOD DRUG ADMIN
USFDA

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C17237 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN add UNITED STATES; research support by this agency is checked as RESEARCH SUPPORT, U.S. GOV'T, P.H.S.; CATALOGER: Use NAF entry MSH
AQL CL EC ES HI LJ OG SN ST TD UT MSH
Contributing_Source FDA NCI
DC 1 MSH
DX 19660101 MSH
HN 66(64) MSH
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20150629 MSH
MN I01.409.418.750.600.650.760 MSH
MN N03.540.348.500.500.600.650.760 MSH
PM 66 MSH
TERMUI T042392 MSH
TERMUI T042393 MSH
TERMUI T042394 MSH
TERMUI T042395 MSH
TERMUI T042396 MSH
TH NLM (1964) MSH
TH NLM (1996) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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