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This guidance provides information to potential donors, recipients and those setting up websites that aim to bring these people together on how the system works in the UK and issues to consider.
Some schools and colleges store human material for use in teaching. Such specimens could include cells on a microscope slide, specimens preserved in formalin, skulls, and partial or complete skeletons.
Under the Human Tissue Act 2004 (‘the HT Act’), human material which contains cells is...
The HTA has produced a model consent form for professionals seeking consent for an adult or child's post mortem. There is also guidance for the families of the deceased.
The GMC provides guidance setting out good practice principles for doctors involved in research.
Sands, the stillbirth and neonatal death charity, have developed model consent forms, information and guidance for health professionals seeking consent for post mortems on babies who have died before, during or shortly after birth.
The list provides guidance to the human application sector on which types of tissues and cells are regulated under the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007 (as amended).
Licensed establishments are required to meet the standards that are detailed in the HTA’s assessment criteria.
This guide explains the requirements for licences which store tissues and cells for human application and for licences and/or third party agreements which carry out the procurement, testing, processing, distribution, import or export of tissues and cells for human application.
Read regulatory alert 002/2019
Notice for Designated Individuals in the Human Application sector and licence contacts in the Organ Donation and Transplantation sector regarding Dengue.
Issued 3 October 2019
The Regulations (PDF) were implemented on 5 July 2007 bringing the into UK law. The directive and it's subsequent updates are as follows: