Source Animal, Product, Preclinical, and Clinical Issues Concerning the Use of Xenotransplantation Products in Humans Guidance for Industry December 2016
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Guidance Issuing OfficeCenter for Biologics Evaluation and Research
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is issuing this guidance to provide sponsors and applicants of xenotransplantation products with updates concerning the production, testing, and evaluation of products, during protocol development and during the preparation of submissions to FDA, e.g., Investigational New Drug Applications (INDs) and Biologics License Applications (BLAs). This guidance also includes updated references and Agency practices intended to prevent the introduction and spread of infectious agents of animal origin into the human population. This guidance amends the guidance of the same title dated April 2003 (April 2003 guidance).
You can submit online or written comments on any guidance at any time (see 21 CFR 10.115(g)(5))
If unable to submit comments online, please mail written comments to:
Food and Drug Administration
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Rockville, MD 20852
All written comments should be identified with this document's docket number: 00D-1662.