Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de cobas e 801 module

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Roche Diagnostics Corporation.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    The syringe plunger on the device may be mounted in a tilted position, which applies mechanical stress to the plunger. in the worst case scenario, the plunger may crack leading to impaired syringe function.
  • Acción
    On April 3, 2018, The Firm sent an Urgent Medical Device Correction letter via UPS Ground. Consignees were notified of the possible failure. Consignees were informed that a Roche representative would contact them to install a syringe plunger guide for the affected syringes to resolve the issue. In the meantime, consignees were instructed to only measure assays that do not require prewash steps and assays that are not impacted by missing prewash step until the syringe plunger guide is installed on the affected module. If the customer identifies broken syringe plungers on their device, the notice instructed them to contact the Roche Support Network Customer Support Center at 1-800-428-2336, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Customers were asked to complete a customer response form and return it to the firm.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial numbers: 1744-08 1744-09 1744-10 1758-08 1606-09 1752-05 1752-06 1630-08 1738-01 1744-07 1758-09 1759-04 1758-06 1758-07 1743-09 1743-10 1752-04 1759-05 17C5-06 17C5-07 1615-08 1612-10 17C5-09 1744-05 1744-06 1743-07 1743-08 1744-03 1744-04 1759-06 17C5-05 17C5-08 17C5-10 17C6-01 17C6-02
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution to the states of : CA, CT, IA, IN, KY, ME, MI, NC, NY, OH, SC, TX, and VA.
  • Descripción del producto
    cobas e 801 immunoassay analyzer, cobas 8000 Modular Series || The device is a fully automated, software controlled analyzer system for in vitro determination of analytes in human body fluids. It is part of the cobas 8000 modular analyzer series. It uses electrochemiluminescent technology for signal generation and measurement.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Roche Diagnostics Corporation, 9115 Hague Rd, Indianapolis IN 46256-1025
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source