Media releases for 2007
Issue date: 14 December 2007
A donor who gave a kidney to a stranger has met him for the first time today.
Issue date: 4 October 2007
Two couples are celebrating the gift of life after surgeons performed the UK’s first-ever paired kidney swap.
Issue date: 20 September 2007
A response to comments by the Secretary of State for Health
Issue date: 24 July 2007
HTA position statement on Chief Medical Officer’s comments on presumed consent
Issue date: 19 July 2007
Medical schools report more enquiries from potential donors as HTA publishes second Annual Report.
Issue date: 10 July 2007
The HTA welcomes the inquiry to be chaired by Michael Redfern.
Issue date: 1 June 2007
New regulations and guidelines published for using tissue and cells to treat patients.
Issue date: 17 May 2007
The HTA has welcomed the publication of the draft Tissue and Embryos Bill for pre-legislative scrutiny.
Issue date: 19 April 2007
Statement from Adrian McNeil, Chief Executive of the Human Tissue Authority.
Issue date: 18 April 2007
Under the EUTCD, the taking of tissue and the testing of donors for infection is covered by one of two regulators – the HTA or the HFEA.