In this section you can read regulatory alerts issued by the Human Tissue Authority to licensed establishments.
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
Defining ATMPs and explaining the HTA's role in regulating them
Guidance for hospital and mortuary staff on brain and spinal cord donation
Position statement on consent for post-mortem examination and tissue retention under the Human Tissue Act 2004
Guidance to Bone Marrow and PBSC Transplant Teams and Accredited Assessors
Guidance about the HTA seeking patient identifiable information on inspection or when investigating complaints
Information on the licensing requirements under the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007 (Q&S Regulations).
This document provides step-by-step guidance on how to complete and submit compliance updates