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The HTA has made it easier for you to see our latest inspection reports.
The first public guides to the Human Tissue Authority’s (HTA) Codes of Practice have been published today.
The HTA Portal is temporarily offline due to maintenance and essential upgrade work but will be back up and running by Monday 20 November.
It is important to us to be able to contact our licensed establishments by email. We have noticed that a number of those we are trying to reach are not reading important messages from HTA accounts.
Guidance for HTA-licensed organisations on the recent chikungunya virus outbreak in Italy
All establishments licensed under the Human Tissue Act 2004 and the Quality and Safety of Organs Intended for Transplantation Regulations 2012 must review their licensing records and complete a compliance update.The information collected will be used to:
The European Commission is consulting on the EU legislation on blood, tissues and cells.
Today we have launched our updated Codes of Practice and Standards, which are available on our website here. These provide practical guidance on human tissue legislation for prof
We have been hosting a series of webinars in February and March, to talk about our revised Codes of Practice and Standards, which launch in April.
Consultation on two new EU Directives - the application of a Single European Code and the Import of Tissues and Cells
The Department of Health is consulting on draft Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) (Amendment) Regulations 2017.
Today the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) has announced annual licence fees for 2017/18.