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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
As of today, 437 tests and sample collection devices are authorized by the FDA under emergency use authorizations (EUAs). These include 300 molecular tests and sample collection devices, 85 antibody and other immune response tests, 51 antigen tests, and 1 diagnostic breath test.
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
Topics will cover both #COVID19 and monkeypox. No registration is required. There will be an opportunity to ask questions live on the call, and questions may also be submitted in advance by emailing CDRHWebinars @fda .hhs.gov
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
Tomorrow from 12:05 to 1 p.m. ET, we will host the next session of the virtual town hall series on test development and validation during public health emergencies.
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
Also yesterday, we announced we are taking further actions to help prevent outbreaks of foodborne illnesses associated with certain foods through the development of food safety prevention strategies.
@FDAfood
FDA FOOD (Ctr for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition)
a day ago
@US_FDA is taking further action to help prevent #outbreaks of foodborne illnesses associated with certain foods by developing food safety prevention strategies. The first two strategies target imported enoki & wood ear mushrooms and bulb onions. #FSMA
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
Yesterday, we issued The Software Precertification Pilot Program: Tailored Total Product Lifecycle Approaches and Key Findings.
@FDADeviceInfo
FDA Medical Devices
a day ago
Today, the @US_FDA issued the report: The Software Precertification (Pre-Cert) Pilot Program: Tailored Total Product Lifecycle Approaches and Key Findings.
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
On Monday, we reopened the comment period for the request for information seeking available use and safety information on the remaining phthalates authorized for use as plasticizers in food contact applications.
@FDAfood
FDA FOOD (Ctr for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition)
a day ago
' @US_FDA has reopened the comment period for the RFI seeking available use and safety information on the remaining authorized #phthalates .
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
Today, we released Activities to Enhance the Safety of Imported Produce.
@FDAfood
FDA FOOD (Ctr for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition)
4 hours ago
Today, @US_FDA released "Activities to Enhance the Safety of Imported Produce," an overview of FDA’s work to advance the safety of produce imported into the U.S.; follows up the 2019 Strategy for the Safety of Imported Food (Import Strategy). #FSMA
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
an hour ago
Today’s “FDA Roundup” includes information regarding imported produce, food safety prevention strategies, a medical device software precertification pilot program, and a reopened comment period on phthalates.
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
4 hours ago
Celebrate National #HispanicHeritageMonth by cooking family recipes together. Learn how to read the #NewNutritionFactsLabel to choose the healthiest ingredients:
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
7 hours ago
Our intent is to review only a small subset of new EUA requests for diagnostic tests and encourages developers of all test types interested in marketing authorization to pursue authorization through the de novo classification or 510(k) clearance pre-market review pathways.
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
7 hours ago
Today, FDA updated its #COVID19 test policy to ensure continued access to tests while encouraging the transition of these important public health tools to traditional premarket review pathways.
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
9 hours ago
After a natural disaster, it is important to inspect all drugs. During #NatlPrep month, learn how to make sure your medicines are safe when affected by storms or fire. #BeReady #PrepYourHealth
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
a day ago
Practicing safe food handling is especially important if you – or someone you care for – are in one of these high-risk groups ⤵️ #NationalFoodSafetyEducationMonth #NFSEM
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
a day ago
Did you see the memo about this? #MemeMonday
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@US_FDA
U.S. FDA
a day ago
You may be choosy with which cosmetics you use to look and feel your best – but HOW you use those cosmetics is more important. Follow tips from @FDAWomen to ensure you’re using cosmetics safely:
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