Vaccines, Blood & Biologics
Withdrawal of Human Tissue Products-Lost Mountain Tissue Bank
DATE WITHDRAWAL INITIATED:
October 10, 2005
Human Tissue for Transplantation
Lost Mountain Tissue Bank
Lost Mountain Tissue Bank, Inc. (LMTB) has initiated consignee notifications for all tissue products processed and/or distributed from donors procured in the New York area by Biomedical Tissue Services (BTS; Ft. Lee, New Jersey). LMTB was informed of some discrepant and possibly fraudulent information in donor documentation. LMTB is notifying all relevant hospitals and medical professionals of the market withdrawal of all tissue products beginning with the letters “GL” or “T” in the tissue identification number (ID#).