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FDA Alert Addresses Potentially Contaminated SPS-1 Static Preservation Solution

In January, the CDC posted an initial notice about potentially contaminated SPS-1 Static Preservation Solution, which is distributed by Organ Recovery Systems, Inc. The FDA posted a recent update on March 9, 2017.

If you become aware of any adverse events related to the solution, please submit a report to the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network in the Disease Transmissions section of the Improving Patient Safety Portal in UNet. 

For additional background information, read our earlier article posted on January 29, 2017.

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