Recall of Device Recall MagNA Pure 96 System

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

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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 2
  • 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
    Clinical sample concentrator - Product Code JJH
  • Reason
    This issue is only relevant for customers importing xml files into the magna pure 96 ivd instrument software for sample identification. there is a potential for sample mismatch when using the magna pure 96 ivd instrument (catalog number 06541089001). importing an order file in xml format to the magna pure 96 ivd instrument software may result in a wrong sequence of samples in the graphical overvi.
  • Action
    Roche Diagnostics sent an URGENT Medical Device Correction Notice dated November 25, 2013, to all affected customers. The letter identifies the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. Customers were advised to discontinue use of the Pipetting Report and to use the sample list file instead. The MagNA Pure 96 Instrument Operators Guide is being updated with an addendum addressing this issue. The letter included a Customer Response Form for customers to complete and return to the firm by FAX : 1-888-670-4135. Please contact the Roche Support Network Customer Support Center at 1-800-526-1247, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, if you have questions about the information contained in this UMDC.


  • Model / Serial
    Serial Numbers 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028, 4001, 4022, 4023, 4024, 4025.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    US Distribution including the states of AL, AZ, CA, CT, GA, NY, NC, NJ, OH, TX, VA and WA.
  • Product Description
    MagNA Pure 96 System || Version 1.0 || Software Version 2.0 || Robotic workstation for automated isolation of nucleic acids from different kinds of crude sample material (whole blood, serum, blood cells, culture cells, tissue, bacteria, fungi) by the use of the specially designed MagNA Pure reagent kits, automated filling of different kinds of PCR reaction vessels.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Roche Diagnostics Operations, Inc., 9115 Hague Rd, Indianapolis IN 46256-1025
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source