Vaccines, Blood & Biologics
Voluntary Revocation - Bio-Rad Laboratories
February 22, 2012
Our STN: BL 102866/5037
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
Attention: Mr. Christopher Bentsen
6565 185th Avenue NE
Redmond, WA 98052-5039
Dear Mr. Bentsen:
We have been advised by your letter of April 18, 2011, that Bio-Rad Laboratories, U.S. License 1109, has requested voluntary revocation of the biologics license, to discontinue the manufacturing of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1/Enzyme Immuno Assay (EIA)/Lysate) (STN 102866).
Therefore, under the provisions of Title 21, Code of Federal Regulations, section 601.5(a), your biologics license to manufacture Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1/Enzyme Immuno Assay (EIA)/Lysate) is herby revoked, effective this date.
It is recommended that a copy of this letter be available for review at the time of FDA inspections.
If you have any questions, please contact the Regulatory Project Manager, Cherie Ward-Peralta, at (301) 827-9170.
Hira L. Nakhasi, Ph.D.
Division of Emerging and
Transfusion Transmitted Diseases
Office of Blood Research and Review
Center for Biologics
Evaluation and Research