Criminal Investigation | June 11, 2019

Medical Device Maker ACell, Inc. Pleads Guilty And Will Pay $15 Million To Resolve Criminal Charges And Civil False Claims Allegations


ACell, Inc. (ACell), a Maryland-based medical device manufacturer, pleaded guilty to charges relating to its MicroMatrix powder wound-dressing product (MicroMatrix). ACell entered a guilty plea before U.S. District Court Judge Ellen L. Hollander in the District of Maryland to one misdemeanor count of failure and refusal to report a medical device removal in violation of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA).