TortsProf Blog

Editor: Christopher J. Robinette
Widener Univ. School of Law

A Member of the Law Professor Blogs Network

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

FDA Traces Tainted Heparin In 11 Countries to China

The New York Times reports that the FDA has identified 12 Chinese companies that supplied contaminated heparin (an anti-coagulant) to 11 countries, including the United States.  In addition, "federal officials said Monday they had discovered a clear link between the contaminant and severe reactions now associated with 81 deaths in the United States."

- SBS

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/tortsprof/2008/04/fda-identifies.html

Legislation, Reforms, & Political News, Products Liability | Permalink

TrackBack URL for this entry:

http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341bfae553ef00e551f301068833

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference FDA Traces Tainted Heparin In 11 Countries to China:

Comments

Post a comment