Understanding the Medical Device Registration Process in Singapore
In the world of healthcare, regulatory compliance is the foundation upon which patient safety and industry integrity are built. That is why when it comes to introducing a medical device to the Singaporean market, there are stringent demands of regulatory compliance to ensure utmost safety, reliability and efficacy. In this blog, we delve into the […]
Steps to incorporate new regulation changes in approved marketing authorization (MAs)
Part of our routine activity in regulatory affairs is to stay in touch with the latest updates and happenings with our local authority so that we can interpret the new changes, assess the impact it has on our existing product licenses and implement a strategic plan to incorporate the changes. Today TRC would like […]
Registration of cell gene therapy product in Singapore
Cell, tissue, gene therapy product (CTGTP) are health products intended for use in humans for a therapeutic, preventive, palliative or diagnostic purpose. CTGTP can contain any of the following and achieves its primary intended action by pharmacological, immunological, physiological, metabolic or physical means. CTGTP products are divided into 2 classes namely: Class 1 CTGTP product […]
How to manage therapeutic product licence transfer in Singapore
Managing a successful therapeutic product licence transfer consists of 3 steps: Seeking inform consent with Distributor , Selection of an independent license holder and Transfer operation.The licence transfer operation will require some preparation from Product Owner , current marketing authorization holder ( Existing Registrant) and new current marketing authorization holder (new Registrant) .Once the above is completed and a final confirmation from existing registrant that there is no pending renewal nor variations tied to the licences to be transferred, the existing registrant can log on to the online system known as: PRISM to execute the transfer inputting the details provided by Product Owner. Once the initiation of the transfer is performed, the new registrant will receive an email notification to log on to the system to accept the transfer to upload all the relevant documents and details provided by Product Owner. The process takes about 14 working days and both the new registrant and existing registrant will be notified of the outcome. There is currently no cost tied to this operation officially.