Recall of Access 2 immunoassay side of LXi 725

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Beckman Coulter Inc.

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class 3
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel data.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Reason
    False results from secondary pour off tubes.
  • Action
    Customers with the Access 2 instrument were informed of the recall issue by letter dated 1/30/2003. Those with the LXi 725 were informed by a letter dated 2/5/2003. The letters caution not to use certian Pour off tubes.



  • Manufacturer Address
    Beckman Coulter Inc, 200 South Kraemer Blvd W 337, Brea CA 92822
  • Source