Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Novocastra ReadytoUse Mouse Monoclonal Antibody Terminal Deoxynuceotidyl Transferase

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 Leica Microsystems, Inc..

¿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
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización 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
    Immunohistochemistry reagents and kits - Product Code NJT
  • Causa
    Rtu-tdt-339 is not stable up to the expiry date on the product labeling, affecting the staining intensity.
  • Acción
    Leica Microsystems, Inc. sent a Product Recall Notification letter dated November 14, 2012, via first class mail on the same date, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product ,the problem, and the actions to be taken by the customers. Customers were instructed to discontinue use of the product and to return any unused/part used reagents to the Richmond, IL, location for replacement. The accounts were asked to complete the attached Acknowledgement Form, acknowledging receipt and understanding of the letter, listing the lot numbers of the units at their facility and fax it back to Leica at 1-847-236-3747. Additional questions should be addressed to the account's Leica Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog No. RTU-TdT-339, lot numbers 6001845, expiry 2012-11 and 6009645, expiry 2014-04 The recall also included the folowing expired lots: 804804, 804805, 804806, 804809, 804810, 804812
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA including Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Oregon, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin, and the country of Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Novocastra Ready-to-Use Mouse Monoclonal Antibody Terminal Deoxynuceotidyl Transferase Staining Reagent; an in vitro staining reagent for the qualitative identification by light microscopy of Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase molecules in paraffin sections; Catalog No. RTU-TdT-339; packaged in 7 mL vials; Leica Biosystems Newcastle Ltd., Balliol Business Park West, Benton Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE12 8EW, United Kingdom. || RTU-TdT-339 is intended for the qualitative identification by light microscopy of Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase molecules in paraffin sections. The clinical interpretation of any staining or its absence should be complemented by morphological studies using proper controls and should be evaluated within the context of the patient's clinical history and other diagnostic tests by a qualified pathologist.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Leica Microsystems, Inc., 1700 Leider Ln, Buffalo Grove IL 60089-6622
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source