DDT drug development tools

DHA docosahexaenoic acid

EMEA European Medicines Agency

ESA erythropoiesis-stimulating agent

FAA Federal Aviation Administration

FDA Food and Drug Administration

FDAAA Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act

GAO Government Accountability Office

GI gastrointestinal

GMA Grocery Manufacturers Association

HDL high-density lipoprotein

HDL-C high-density lipoprotein cholesterol

HER2 human epidermal growth factor receptor 2

HHS Department of Health and Human Services

HIV human immunodeficiency virus

HRT hormone replacement therapy

IOM Institute of Medicine

IVD in vitro diagnostic

LDL low-density lipoprotein

LDL-C low-density lipoprotein cholesterol

MI myocardial infarction

MRI magnetic resonance imaging

NCI National Cancer Institute

NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHLBI National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

NIH National Institutes of Health

NLEA Nutrition, Labeling, and Education Act

ODS Office of Dietary Supplements

PCI percutaneous coronary intervention

PET positron emission tomography

PML progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

PRO patient-reported outcomes

PSA prostate-specific antigen



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