Botanical Safety Taken on by New Consortium (NIH Record)

Lotus Seed Pod

Looking to address concerns about the safety of botanicals, NIEHS joined forces with FDA and the nonprofit Health and Environmental Sciences Institute (HESI) to form the Botanical Safety Consortium, through a recent memorandum of understanding. The group serves as a collaborative forum on botanical safety research, drawing global scientists from government, academia, consumer health groups, industry and nonprofit organizations.

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