Regulatory science

Regulatory Science is the science of developing and validating new standards and tools to evaluate and assess the benefit/risk of medicinal products, facilitating sound and transparent regulatory decision making. Through analysis of regulatory frameworks itself and its effectiveness, however, regulatory science can also advance knowledge of these systems in general.

The MEB's evaluation process can greatly benefit from a timely integration of new knowledge. With this in mind, the MEB is investing, together with knowledge institutions (universities) in the scientific support of its evaluation and monitoring activities.