Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Information about HTA Accredited Assessors
  • Bone marrow donation
  • Tissue and cell donation
  • Transplants
This page provides guidance on when DNA analysis may be used, for obtaining scientific or medical information about the person whose body manufactured the DNA, even if their consent has not been obtained. This page also provides information about how esta
  • DNA
New EU regulations for medical devices (MDR) and in-vitro medical devices (IVDR) have been introduced. These regulations entered into force on 25 May 2017 across EU Member States. However, most requirements will not fully apply until 26 May 2020 for the MDR, and 26 May 2022 for the IVDR.The scope of the MDR now includes certain products manufactured utilising derivatives of tissues or cells of...
  • Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products
  • EU tissue and cells directive
  • Human application
Donation of allogeneic bone marrow and PBSC
  • Bone marrow donation
  • Codes of practice
The standards that establishments licensed under an HTA post mortem licence should meet
  • HTA standards
  • Licensing
Practical guidance on correctly disposing of pregnancy remains
  • Fetal tissue
  • Pregnancy loss
What satellite premises are and who is responsible for managing any HTA-licensed satellite premises.
  • General licensing
  • Licensing
New guidance on completing an HTA Preparation Process Dossier
  • Preparation Process Dossiers
Guidance on paragraph 135 of the HTA’s Code of Practice on the Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013 - excluded relevant material
  • Deceased donation
  • Wales