|Knowledge source name
||National Institute for Biological Standards and Control
||Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
||The National Institute for Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC) is a global leader in the characterisation, standardisation and control of biological medicines. NIBSC is a centre of the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency an executive agency of the Department of Health. The Agency is responsible for regulating all medicines and medical devices in the UK by ensuring they work and are acceptably safe.