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competent authority

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Begriff Definition
competent authority
A competent authority is any person or organization that has the legally delegated or invested authority, capacity, or power to perform a designated function.
Clinical investigations for medical devices and performance evaluations of in vitro diagnostic agents in Germany must be approved by the competent authority and approvingly evaluated by an Ethics Committee before they may commence.

Competent authorities in Germany are BfArM and PEI.