Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Resolving complaints can improve the Human Tissue Authority’s (HTA’s) services and support the HTA’s reputation.
How consent is sought for deceased organ donation and what legal requirements exist
What a coroners' post mortem involves and the limits of the HTA's remit over coroner's PM activities
Information about the use of DNA, how consent for it use should be sought and how this is regulated
Information for those considering donating their body for medical training
FAQs for parents who wish to have cord blood collected for storage by a private cord blood establishment.