Media releases for 2008
Issue date: 17 November 2008
HTA response to the report on presumed consent.
Issue date: 6 November 2008
Ann Keen spoke at the HTA’s second annual conference of Independent Assessors.
Issue date: 17 September 2008
good understanding of consent, but some improvements needed. The HTA has launched five summary inspection reports.
Issue date: 1 August 2008
The HTA has launched a consultation on the first code of practice produced for those who store human tissue for research.
Issue date: 7 July 2008
The Istanbul Declaration aimed at tackling transplant tourism and organ trafficking has been published in the Lancet.
Issue date: 5 July 2008
Regulation for the collection of cord blood came into force today (5 July) to put the safety of mother and child first
Issue date: 11 June 2008
The HTA has announced four new lay Authority members.
Issue date: 30 April 2008
Collection of cord blood at birth will be regulated for the first time in the UK under new rules announced to ensure safety and traceability.
Issue date: 14 April 2008
This statement sets out current policy on directed donation of organs after death.
Issue date: 16 January 2008
HTA reponse to publication of the Organ Donation Taskforce report