Medtech Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Industry wins reprieve as European ministers postpone ban on animal-derived risk materials

This article was originally published in Clinica

Executive Summary

The European Council of Ministers has voted to postpone the European Commission's ban on materials containing specified risk materials for another year. This means that the medical devices industry will not have to respond after January 1, as had been expected. The Council took its decision just two weeks before the ban (Decision 97/534) was due to take effect.

You may also be interested in...



10 Predictions On How Health Policy Could Change Under A Biden Presidency

Health policy changes that President-elect Joe Biden will likely make during his four-year term include Medicaid expansion and a greater reliance on medical science, among others, experts say.

Hologic Aptima Assay Cleared For HIV Detection

Already cleared to monitor the viral load in HIV-positive individuals, the test has now been approved for initial diagnosis as well.

Alnylam Turns To Value-Based Pricing Again For Oxlumo

As with its first two approved RNAi therapies, Alnylam will negotiate value-based agreements with payers, but for Oxlumo, approved in pediatric patients, it will offer a patient need adjustment.

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

SC143367

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel