General

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • General laboratoryware IVDs
  • Class:
  • - IVD Class 1
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • General laboratoryware IVDs
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 220074
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

220074

Merck Pty Ltd - General laboratoryware IVDs

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included - IVD Class 1

Sponsor

Merck Pty Ltd

Postal Address

Ground Floor Building 1 / 885 Mountain Highway,BAYSWATER, VIC, 3153

Australia

ARTG Start Date

12/02/2014

Product category

Medical Device Class 1

Status

Active

Approval area

Conditions

- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,

Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations

2002 for relevant information.

- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal

offence; and civil penalties may apply.

Manufacturers

Name

Address

Merck Millipore Ltd

Tullagreen Carrigtwohill

Co Cork, ,

Ireland

Products

1. General laboratoryware IVDs

Product Type

Effective date

12/02/2014

GMDN

CT945 General laboratoryware IVDs

Intended purpose

Laboratory consumables as multiscreen filter plates and centrifugal filters for the concentration of clinical

samples.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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15-11-2018

Recommendations on the use of the proportionality approach in the framework of risk assessment for pesticide residues

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The importance of vector abundance and seasonality

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Sargassum seaweed: limit the exposure of residents and workers to hydrogen sulphide

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Guidance on the scientific requirements for health claims related to muscle function and physical performance

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

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Training courses on “Steering an Expert Knowledge Elicitation” and “Use of the Expert Knowledge Elicitation Guidance in Risk Assessments for EFSA Management” and “Conduct of the Sheffield protocol for an Expert Knowledge Elicitation”

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Assessment of low pathogenic avian influenza virus transmission via raw poultry meat and raw table eggs

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2-10-2018

"The environment has a real impact on the risk of cancer, although it remains difficult to assess": three questions for Professor Gérard Lasfargues, Managing Director General of the Science for Expertise Division

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Avian influenza overview May – August 2018

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General Finishes Recalls Outdoor Oil

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National dietary survey in 2012‐2016 on the general population aged 1‐79 years in the Netherlands

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

11-9-2018

Risk ranking of chemical and microbiological hazards in food

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

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Identification and evaluation of potentially mutagenic and carcinogenic food contaminants

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11-9-2018

Preparation of Dutch food consumption data for risk assessment

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Outcome of the pesticides peer review meeting on general recurring issues in mammalian toxicology

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27-7-2018

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European top post for Thomas Senderovitz

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11-9-2017

DKMA Update

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The Danish Medicines Agency to strengthen its leadership and professional focus

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16-9-2016

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New  Director General of the Danish Medicines Agency

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8-10-2015

The Danish Ministry of Health has appointed three new Directors General

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New management at the DHMA

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16-3-2015

Else Smith to resign as Director General of the DHMA

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16-1-2014

Reimbursement of medicines bought in another EU/EEA country

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Review concluded regarding general reimbursement for Valsartan/Hydrochlorothiazide "Actavis"

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Danish Medicines Agency

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Decision on general conditional reimbursement for alendronate-containing medicines

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Danish Medicines Agency

2-2-2012

Applications for general reimbursement in 2011

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25-1-2012

Review concluded regarding general reimbursement for Xarelto®

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Danish Medicines Agency

20-1-2012

Review concluded regarding general reimbursement for Zomig Nasal®

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Danish Medicines Agency

17-1-2012

Decision on general reimbursement for Yellox®

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Danish Medicines Agency

16-1-2012

Review concluded regarding general reimbursement for Multaq®

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Danish Medicines Agency

7-10-2011

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Danish Medicines Agency

28-6-2011

Decision on future reimbursement status of medicines in ATC group C05 (vasoprotectives)

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Danish Medicines Agency

27-5-2011

Consultation on the Reimbursement Committee's recommendation for glucosamine

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Danish Medicines Agency

3-3-2011

The Danish Medicines Agency begins ad hoc reassessment of reimbursement status of glucosamine (M01AX05)

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Danish Medicines Agency

21-4-2010

Decision on future reimbursement status of losartan-containing medicines (C09CA01 and C09DA01) - angiotensin II antagonists

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Danish Medicines Agency

18-12-2006

Reassessment of reimbursement status

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Danish Medicines Agency

19-9-2018

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 2018 Annual workshop of the European Network of Paediatric Research at the European Medicines Agency (Enpr-EMA), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 07-Jun-2018, To: 07-Jun-2018

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About Australian recall actions

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Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

17-8-2018

Scientific guideline:  Draft guideline on clinical investigation of medicinal products in the treatment of epileptic disorders - Revision 3, draft: consultation open

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Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

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Scientific guideline:  Draft guideline on quality of herbal medicinal products/traditional herbal medicinal products - Revision 3 , draft: consultation open

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Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

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General dossier requirements

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Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

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Regulatory and procedural guideline:  Quality Review of Documents general principles regarding the summary-of-product-characteristics information for a generic / hybrid / biosimilar product

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Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency