Recall of StatSpin Centrifuge

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Iris Sample Processing.

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 2
  • Event Number
  • 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
    Centrifuge - Product Code JQC
  • Reason
    Rotor may crack and separate causing device to fail. a failed rotor not successfully contained may seriously injure the laboratory worker.
  • Action
    Iris telephoned customers on 9/29/06 and advised them of the recall of the rotor. New rotors were mailed Overnight Confirmed Delivery with instructions for replacement and return of the the old rotor.



  • Manufacturer Address
    Iris Sample Processing, 60 Glacier Drive, Westwood MA 02090-1825
  • Source