Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Vina Green(tm) Chromogen Kit

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 Biocare Medical Llc.

¿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.

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  • 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
    Reports of sporadic failure of specific lots of vina green chromogen kit, either through crystal formation that obscures positive staining, color not right, or a complete fading of staining by the chromogen.
  • Acción
    "Medical Device Recall Notification" letters were sent on March 13, 2012 to all direct account. Letters informed customers of the reason for recall and the specific lots and catalog numbers involved, along with the reason for recall, how to identify the recalled product, and the actions to be taken. Customers were to immediately discontinue use of the affected product lot(s). They should dispose of the product according to national, state, and local laws and regulations. The enclosed Return Response Form should be completed and returned. Customers will be credited upon receipt of the Response Form.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog number VG807H, lot 060211 and 101211; expiration 5/2013; Catalog number VG807S, lot 053111, 060211; both with expiration of 5/2013; lot 101211, Expiration 8/2013.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA, including the states of WI, KY, CA, GA, IN, MA, IL, MD, NC, LA. AZ, TX, NC, NJ, MO, NY, PA, OH, DC, MI, WA, and CO, and the countries of Canada, Sweden, Germany, Italy, and Switzerland.
  • Descripción del producto
    BioCare Medical Vina Green Chromogen Kit; 25 mL, 100ml IVD. Kits include: Vina Green Chromogen 1. 0 mL; Vina Green Buffer, 25 mL and Vina Green Dropper Bottle. BioCare Medical, Concord, CA 94520. || Vina Green is intended for both IHC and ISH applications including HPV, CMV, EBV, Kappa, TTF-1, Ki-67 and other targets/antigens such as blood and lymphatic vessels and basal and myoepithelial cells.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Biocare Medical Llc, 4040 Pike Ln, Concord CA 94520
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source