Recall of Device Recall AntiHBs Cutoff Calibrator Catalog 26154

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Bio-Rad Laboratories, 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 was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Single (specified) analyte controls (assayed and unassayed) - Product Code JJX
  • Reason
    The spare component anti-hbs cutoff calibrator, catalog number 26154, is recalled because the expiration date of 2016-04-30 printed on label in error.
  • Action
    Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc, sent an Urgent Product Correction letter dated May 13, 2015, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. The recalled calibrator is a spare component which is sold separately from the MONOLISA Anti-HBs EIA Kit and the kit is not affected by this recall. Customers were informed that testing was performed and the Anti-HBs 10 mLU/mL Calibrator was acceptable to use through the expiration date of the kit dated 2015-11-30. Customers with questions can call the firm at 1-800-224-6723, option #2, then #3.


  • Model / Serial
    lot no. 11130382, expiration date 2016-04-30
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    US Distribution to the states of : AZ, CA, ID, MO, and NH.
  • Product Description
    The spare component Anti-HBs Cutoff Calibrator, 10 mLU/mL, Catalog number 26154. || The spare component is sold separately from the MONOLISA Anti-HBs EIA Kit contains an expiration date of 2016-04-30 in error.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., 6565 185th Ave NE, Redmond WA 98052-5039
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source