Dear Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency,

Please provide details of all current tests used in the UK for diagnosing HIV.

Please also provide proof that the tests diagnose HIV infection.

Please provide proof that those tests have a Gold Standard.

Yours faithfully,

D Goldsmith

MHRA Customer Services, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

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Our Ref: FOI 12/310

Dear D Goldsmith,

RE: REQUEST UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000
Thank you for your enquiry which we received on 2 August 2012.

I confirm that your request is being handled under the Freedom of Information Act and you should receive a reply within 20 working days from our date of receipt.

If you need to contact us again about this request, please quote the reference number above.

Yours Sincerely
Customer Services
External Relations
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Tel: 020 3080 6000

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Dear MHRA Customer Services,

You promised that you would respond to my request within 20 days, you are late.

Yours sincerely,

D Goldsmith

MHRA Customer Services, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

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respond to all requests within the Department of Health’s target response
time of 20 working days. Further information on how we handle different
requests can be found on our website at the link below:
 
[1]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Contactus/Central...
 
The MHRA website contains a wealth of information which may assist with
your enquiry. Some of our popular pages are:
 
Clinical Trials of medicines:
 
[2]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Howweregulate/Med...
       
Clinical Trials of medical devices:
 
[3]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Howweregulate/Dev...
 
Manufacturer’s and wholesale dealer’s licences:

[4]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Howweregulate/Med...
 
Registration of medical devices, opticians and dental laboratories:

[5]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Howweregulate/Dev...
 
Reporting a side effect to a medicine:

[6]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...
 
Reporting an adverse incident involving a medical device:
 
[7]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...
 
Does my product need a licence?:

[8]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Howweregulate/Med...
 
Reporting a counterfeit medical product:
 
[9]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...
 
Buying medicines over the internet:
 
[10]http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...
 
 
If you have not heard from us after 20 working days then please contact us
on 020 3080 6000.
 
Kind regards
 
Customer Services
External Relations
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
 
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5. http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Howweregulate/Dev...
6. http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...
7. http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...
8. http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Howweregulate/Med...
9. http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...
10. http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Safetyinformation...

MHRA Customer Services, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Dear D Goldsmith,

I am sorry that you have not yet received a response to your enquiry but we allow up to 20 working days for FOI's and our records show that your response is due by 31st August 2012.

Apologise for any inconvenience a delay may cause you.

Kind Regards,

Customer Services
External Relations
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
Tel: 020 3080 6000

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MHRA Customer Services, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

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Dear D Goldsmith,

Thank you for your recent enquiry to the MHRA.

Please find attached response to FOI 12/310.

Please contact us again if you require further assistance.

Kind Regards

Customer Services
External Relations
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
Tel: 020 3080 6000

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