In South Korea, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) oversees the authorization of medical devices. If a medical device manufacturer has no local office in South Korea, then must appoint a Korea In-Country Caretaker (ICC) based in Korea to manage the medical device registration with the MFDS of their behalf.

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Global Regulatory Partners Inc, (GRP) is an American company that provides regulatory affairs, clinical, quality and safety services to medical devices and pharmaceutical companies globally. GRP headquarters is located in Massachusetts USA and its main affiliates are located in China, Japan, Brazil, Mexico and South Korea GRP helps many life science companies register their products in different countries in compliance with local regulations.