CFDA Updates

February 8, 2018

6 Foreign Devices Recalled Last Week

CFDA issued medical device recall reports to 16 manufactures from Jan 28th to Feb 3rd. There are six foreign manufacturers on the list:   •             Edwards Lifesciences: venous sheath •             […]
February 8, 2018

Edwards Lifesciences got innovation approval from China CFDA

China accelerates medical device innovation. In January 2018, four products got approved through fast track pathway in January. United Imaging: medical linear accelerator system Edwards Lifesciences: transcatheter heart valve and […]
February 1, 2018

Chinese Central Government Wants to Reach Medical Device International Standardization Faster

CFDA implements this 3-year plan to support central government’s effort to make medical device regulations more consistent with international standards. 300 standards for medical devices and IVDs could be expected […]
January 31, 2018

China’s Grand Pharmaceutical and Canada’s Conavi Medical Align On Imaging Technology

China’s Grand  Pharmaceutical has announced that it entered into a subscription agreement with Canada’s Conavi Medical. The two companies also entered an exclusive distribution agreement for Conavi’s products. Pursuant to […]
January 31, 2018

Weekly CFDA Updates(Jan 22-29, 2018)

CFDA policies, regulation updates, QA/recall/AE, and new approvals in medical device and IVD for the week of Jan 22-29, 2018:   1. Policy: CFDA announced Comprehensive Regulatory Plan for Medical […]