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Medical Devices Agency

; MDA UK competent authority for manufacture of medical devices (e.g. bespoke orthoses); EEC Directive 93/42 requires that all manufacturers are registered with the MDA, and that all manufactured orthoses carry the CE mark (see Box 1)
Box 1: Registration with the Medical Devices Agency (MDA)
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and clearance from the Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Agency, PMDA in Japan.
HYDERABAD, India -- Inogent Laboratories (Inogent), a GVK BIO associate company announced today that its GMP compliant facilities in Hyderabad were audited and approved by the Japanese regulator, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA).
Semaglutide is also in the midst of review by several other regulatory agencies, such as the European Medicines Agency and the Japanese Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency.
Contract Awarded for Stationery Supplies Turkey Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency.
MELBOURNE, Australia, September 30, 2014 -- JCR Pharmaceuticals Co Ltd (JCR), the Japanese partner of Mesoblast Limited (USOTC: MBLTY), has filed with the Japanese Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) to receive approval for manufacturing, marketing, and product registration of the allogeneic or "off-the-shelf' Mesenchymal Stem Cell (MSC) product JR-031 for the treatment of acute graft versus host disease (GVHD) in children and adults.
MELBOURNE, Australia, September 30, 2014 -- JCR Pharmaceuticals Co Ltd (JCR), the Japanese partner of Mcsoblast Limited (USOTC: MBLTY), has fded with the Japanese Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) to receive approval for manufacturing, marketing, and product registration of the allogeneic or "off-the-shelf' Mesenchymal Stem Cell (MSC) product JR-031 for the treatment of acute graft versus host disease (GVHD) in children and adults.
Tokyo, Japan, July 26, 2005 - (JCNN) - AnGes MG announced on July 25 that the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) has completed a preliminary 30-day examination of a clinical trial plan submitted by AnGes MG for NF-kappa B decoy oligodeoxynucleotide.
We believe it is an issue of training doctors and that this kind of issue would be better looked at by other bodies such as the Medical Devices Agency.
Now tests by the the independent Medical Devices Agency have raised fears that the longer the implants remain in the body, the greater the risk.
The new advice from an Independent Advisory Group set up by the Medical Devices Agency recommends that women consult their plastic surgeon to discuss the removal of the implants, which were available between 1995 and March 1999.
Last month, the Medical Devices Agency announced the recall of implants filled with soya which had been marketed in the UK as a safer alternative to silicone.
The device is currently available for sale in Japan after approval from the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency on January 24 and is now available in more than 45 countries.

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