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Regulatory News

PDA's Regulatory News is a source of pertinent news from all over the globe. This section is set up by distinct parts of the world so you can read what is crucial to you and your company.

  • FDA Responds to Zika

    Aug 11, 2016

    In a blog post over the summer, the U.S. FDA announced its plans for minimizing the impact of the Zika virus by partnering with other U.S. government agencies, the private sector and the international regulatory community, including the WHO and ANVISA (the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency) on vaccines and treatments. As of July, 120 FDA staff members are working in response to the outbreak.

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  • Brazil Explores Easing Device Registration Requirements

    Jun 18, 2014

    ANVISA, the Brazilian regulatory authority has proposed easing registration requirements for Class I and Class II medical devices. One of these proposals involves changing the format of Technical Dossiers to match those in other countries.

    The public consultation period on these proposals ends July 25.

    (Link goes to the ANVISA Portuguese-language page on the proposals.)

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