Tag: medical products

Industry Focus Areas, Medical, Regulations

FDA shares plan for restarting facility inspections, warns backlog will persist into 2022

May 7, 2021

Via: MedTech Dive

FDA postponed all routine inspections in March 2020. The agency continued doing mission critical inspections, carrying out eight device-related assessments and more than 800 in total from March 2020 to March 2021. In July, FDA resumed prioritized domestic inspections and […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Find a Vaccine. Next: Produce 300 Million Vials of It

May 1, 2020

Via: The New York Times

In the midst of national shortages of testing swabs and protective gear, some medical suppliers and health policy experts are looking ahead to another extraordinary demand on manufacturing: Delivering a vaccine that could potentially end the pandemic. Making a vaccine […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Kyocera buys part of Renovis Surgical

January 16, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Kyoto, Japan-based Kyocera (TYO:6971) said it will buy the major assets of Renovis Surgical Technologies’ artificial joint and spinal products businesses to expand its U.S. footprint. Kyocera will transfer the assets into a new, wholly owned, California-based company to be […]