Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Type of establishment

Figure 1 provides a breakdown of the types of establishments that hold HTA licences in the research sector. Out of 151 establishments, 67 (44%) are ‘Academic’, 56 (37%) are ‘Commercial’ and 18 (12%) are NHS-affiliated establishments. One licensed establishment is a charity and nine consider themselves to be in the ‘Other’ category.

Figure 1. Types of establishments that hold HTA licences in the research sector.

Last updated on: 2 Aug 2016