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2014-10-21 12:32:03

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- UDI:It Won't Wait Until You Are Ready **Presented by FDAnews and Ombu Enterprises** Nov. 11, 2014 - Chicago, IL Nov. 13, 2014 - Waltham, MA www.fdanews.com/UDIWorkshopILMA Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153319 One Unique Device Identification (UDI) deadline has come and gone. Other deadlines loom in the coming months. Don't risk a 483, warning letter or unhappy customers. The first UDI deadline for Class 3 device...

2014-10-21 08:33:30

Universal needle-free reconstitution and transfer system now available for use in hospitals EXTON, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, has received 510(k) clearance of the Vial2Bag® DC device from the United States Food and Drug Administration, and also the CE Mark for the European Union. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131029/NE05658LOGO The Vial2Bag...

2014-10-20 23:09:15

On October 10, the FDA advised consumers not to purchase or use Sit and Slim II due to hidden drug ingredients. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Sit and Slim II. The FDA advised consumers on October 10 not to purchase or use Sit...

2014-10-20 04:21:19

DUBLIN, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) announces that James Bowling, Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO), has notified the Board of Directors of his decision to step down from his current role to pursue a new career opportunity as CFO of Severn Trent plc. James will leave Shire at the end of Q1 2015 and the company will commence a search for a new CFO immediately. Flemming Ornskov, Shire's Chief Executive Officer, commented:...

2014-10-18 23:02:44

Another Actos Lawsuit Purports Patient Develop Bladder Cancer After Taking The Type Two Diabetes Medication Columbus, OH (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC has filed an Actos lawsuit on behalf of a Nebraska man who allegedly developed bladder cancer after using Actos to treat Type II diabetes. The Actos lawsuit against Takeda Pharmaceuticals America, Inc., states that the Nebraska man was prescribed the medication by his physician in 2009 for long-term maintenance of his...

2014-10-17 23:07:09

On October 10, the FDA announced that certain unexpired human and veterinary sterile products by Oregon Compounding Centers, Inc. are recalled due to lack of sterility assurance. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updates the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on sterile...

2014-10-17 16:24:18

BALTIMORE, Md., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Center for Medical Technology Policy: The Green Park Collaborative (GPC) will bring together representatives from the FDA, public and private payers, medical device and pharmaceutical companies, as well as patient representatives, clinicians, and other experts January 12, 2015 at its first ever workshop on the comparative effectiveness and value of weight loss treatments. Participants...

2014-10-17 12:29:40

DUBLIN, October 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6cbkgn/latest_guidebook) has announced the addition of the "Latest Guidebook for Conducting Medical Device Clinical Evaluation and Clinical Trial in China: From Regulations to Practices (2014 Edition)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6cbkgn/latest_guidebook ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769...

2014-10-17 08:25:39

BEIJING, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Biologic Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBPO, "China Biologic" or the "Company"), a leading fully integrated plasma-based biopharmaceutical company in China, today announced that the Company has received approval from the China Food and Drug Administration (the "CFDA") for commercial manufacturing of human prothrombin complex concentrate ("PCC") at its Shandong Taibang facility. The CFDA inspected Shandong Taibang's new coagulation factor...

2014-10-16 23:12:37

On October 10, the FDA announced that the ICU Medical ConMed Stat2 Flow Controller is recalled because it was assembled with the wrong internal component. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updates the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Stat2 Flow Controller. The FDA...


Latest Food and Drug Administration Reference Libraries

Flavr Savr
2013-10-03 09:43:32

Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...

Chilean Sea Bass, Dissostichus eleginoides
2013-01-12 08:49:28

The Chilean sea bass is the North American name for the Patagonian toothfish. The Chilean sea bass name derived in 1977 from Lee Lantz, a fish wholesaler looking for a more attractive name for the American fish market. In 1994 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted the Chilean sea bass as an alternative name for the Patagonian toothfish. This species is native to the southern Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans, around seamounts and continental shelves in the colder waters. The...

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