NECC Shipped Steroids BEFORE It Had Sterility Results

One of the procedures to be followed by NECC was to ensure that its products passed sterility tests before they were shipped.  According to Dr. Madeleine Biondolillo of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, in at least one case, NECC shipped methylprednisolone acetate, the steroid linked to the meningitis outbreak, 11 days before obtaining sterility [...]