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I have to wonder - me being ever skeptical - if this "relaxation" has anything to do with the trend of weaker patents....

This is but the latest development in the FDA's strategy to expand its jurisdiction. In a perfect world, the company would sue the FDA for a declaratory judgement that it has no jurisdiction over the use of mouth swabs to determine potential health risks, and the court would curtail the agency's hyper-bureaucratic, cost ineffective, nanny state aggressiveness.

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