Grand Jury Begins Investigating NECC and Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

A federal grand jury is collecting information and evidence from people who worked with the New England Compounding Center (NECC), the pharmacy that produced contaminated steroid injections leading to a multistate outbreak of fungal meningitis affecting over 540 people. The grand jury has issued subpoenas to several people who handled sales for NECC, and at least one has been called upon to testify, The Boston Globe reports.