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MHRA announces dedicated new team to support the international community in tackling antimicrobial resistance

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Backed by a new award of £1.8 million, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is to establish a dedicated team to provide regulatory scientific support for innovators creating novel antimicrobials and diagnostics as part of a programme led by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) to support the international community in tackling the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).

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Medical devices regulations: compliance and enforcement

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Information on MHRA’s enforcement duties and how to report a non-compliant medical device.

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‘Medical devices: the regulations and how we enforce them’ updated to reflect changes to the legislation relating to MHRA’s investigatory and enforcement powers.

MHRA announces a proposed framework for international recognition of medical devices*

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This initiative signals an important step towards a new regulatory framework for medical devices in Great Britain which protects public health, ensures access to MedTech innovations, and maintains an attractive market for industry.

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*More details are covered in a separate article

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