Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de PhD System EIA/IFAversion 2.1A software

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 Bio-Rad Laboratories 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.

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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 3
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  • 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
    Station, pipeting and diluting for clinical use - Product Code JQW
  • Causa
    Incorrect patient results are being generated from out-of-range samples tested withc ompetitive enzyme immunoassays on the phd system with software version 2.1a.
  • Acción
    BIO-RAD sent an URGENT: MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION letter dated September 29, 2009, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to immediately examine their customer records to identify all PhD System customers that are using version 2.1A of the EIA/IFA Software and Methods CD-ROM. Customers who are not running competitive immunoassays on the PhD System may continue using the 2.1A software. Customers who run competitive immunoassays must revert to software version 2.0B. Customers were instructed to translate if necessary and add local contact information to the customer letter and distribute to all PhD System customers that are using 2.1A of the EIA/IFA Software and Methods CD-ROM. A Customer Medical Device Correction Response Form must be collected from each customer to ensure that they have received this important communication. Once forms have been collected from all applicable customers, they should be faxed to Bio-Rad CSD Regulatory Affairs Department along with the completed Subsidiary Medical Device Correction Response Form. For questions regarding this recall call 510-741-3954.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model 426-0246, software version 2.1A
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  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA including AL, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, IL, MA, MD, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, NY, OH, PA, SD, TN, TX, UT, and VT and the countries of Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, China, France, Sweden, and Canada
  • Descripción del producto
    PhD System EIA/IFAversion 2.1A software, model number 426-0246, a component of the Bio-Rad PhD System. Manufactured by Bio-Rad Laboratories, France, Distributed by Bio-Rad Laboratories, Hercules, CA. || EIA and IFA processing system that consists of a PhD fluid handling station (s) linked to a network computer via ethernet hub. The computer provides worklist generation, data management, data reduction and microplate reader control functions.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc, 4000 Alfred Nobel Dr, Hercules CA 94547-1803
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