Voisin Consulting Life Sciences glossary icon


Click a letter to view all its definitions

The European database for medical devices EUDAMED is to centralize: 

  • Data relating to registration of manufacturers and medical devices placed on the community market, 
  • Data relating to certificates issued, modified, supplemented, suspended, withdrawn or refused, 
  • Data obtained in accordance with the vigilance procedure, 
  • Data concerning clinical investigations. 

Other glossary definitions


Compassionate Use

The use of an unauthorised medicine outside a clinical study in individual patients under strictly…

View definition

New Chemical Entity (NCE)

A New Chemical Entity (NCE) is a compound, without any precedent among the regulated and…

View definition