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Senate bill proposes laboratory developed tests to be regulated under CLIA process

U.S. Senator Rand Paul introduced legislation that would place laboratory developed testing procedures within the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) process and assess the...

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Diagnostics regulation reform proposals move forward again with an updated VALID Act
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The updated, bipartisan Verifying Accurate, Leading-edge IVCT Development Act (VALID Act), creates a regulatory framework for a new product paradigm called in vitro clinical tests (IVCTs),...

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Variable De Novo review metrics -- Plan ahead
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Recent data from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the agency) on the percentage of De Novo classification requests that are declined or withdrawn raises questions about the...

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Pilot program for 510(k) electronic submissions is requesting participants

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it is soliciting participation in a voluntary pilot program for streamlining electronic submissions for 510(k) premarket...

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FDA’s new decision tree for medical device PMAs and De Novos accompanies final uncertainty guidance

On 30 August 2019 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the agency) issued a final guidance document entitled "Consideration of Uncertainty in Making Benefit-Risk...

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Final guidance provides additional clarity to the Humanitarian Device Exemption program

On 6 September 2019 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the agency) issued its final guidance document entitled "Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) Program." The...

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De Novo requests: FDA releases updated RTA checklist

On 9 September 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the agency) issued its final guidance document entitled "Acceptance Review for De Novo Classification Requests."

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FDA resumes enforcement relating to laboratory developed tests

On April 4, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA or the agency) Office of In Vitro Diagnostics and Radiological Health issued a Warning Letter to Inova Genomics Laboratory ...

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In the midst of government shutdown, FDA pushes ahead with 510(k) modernization

Thirty-two days into the longest government shutdown in U.S. history, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the agency) announced two developments signaling further headway toward...

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