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FDA Issues Final Guidance on Use of Animal Tissues in Medical/Dental Devices

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued final guidance on the use of animal tissues as part of any medical/dental device.  The FDA notes that animal tissues have special properties and susceptibilities to infection that need to be taken into account when they are used in medical/dental devices.  To read the FDA announcement and summary of its final guidance on the use of animal tissues in medical/dental devices, and to access the complete FDA guidance, use the link below.
http://app.info.fda.gov/e/es?s=2027422842&e=194699&elqTrackId=78D8A052C380BCBFF284D754BEBE9730&elq=2e15ea27855e405d9d548fd3c76617f7&elqaid=7176&elqat=1
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