Health product recall

MRSASelect and MRSASelect II (2018-06-13)

Starting date:
June 13, 2018
Posting date:
June 29, 2018
Type of communication:
Medical Device Recall
Subcategory:
Medical Device
Hazard classification:
Type II
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Medical Devices
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-67124

Affected products

  1. MRSASelect
  2. MRSASelect II

Reason

Some lots of MRSASelect and MRSASelect II could have an uncharacteristic agar colour. This means that colonies of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus could look whitish or yellowish rather than pink.

Affected products

A. MRSASelect

Lot or serial number
  • 64180987
  • 64182474
  • 64184888
  • 64187551
  • 64192125
Model or catalog number
  • 63747
Companies
Manufacturer
Bio-Rad
3 BOULEVARD RAYMOND POINCARE
MARNES-LA-COQUETTE
92430
FRANCE

B. MRSASelect II

Lot or serial number

More than 10 numbers, contact manufacturer.

Model or catalog number
  • 63757
  • 63759
Companies
Manufacturer
Bio-Rad
3 BOULEVARD RAYMOND POINCARE
MARNES-LA-COQUETTE
92430
FRANCE