FDA Asks Johnson & Johnson's DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. to Recall Unused Custom Implants
Published: Aug 27, 2012
Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Orthopedics recalls all unused custom implants, a product line the company discontinued after receiving an FDA warning letter late last year. Following an FDA request, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics launched a recall of all unused units of its customer orthopedic implants, a product line the company shut down in January. DePuy in January announced it would discontinue its custom orthopedics division after in response to an FDA warning following an inspection of the Warsaw, Ind.-based company's facilities.