By Elise Viebeck - 11/02/12 05:38 PM EDT
The NECC has been under intense scrutiny from regulators and lawmakers since early October. As a drug compounder, it distributed specially mixed medications on a large scale but was not obligated to follow rules that apply to traditional drugmakers.
Twenty-eight people had died from cases of meningitis linked to its steroid injections as of Friday. The firm surrendered its license and recalled all of its products last month.