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Before a transplant takes place, a donor and recipient must both receive a full medical work-up to determine whether they are suitable to undergo the procedure. The decision about whether a person is medically fit and suitable as a living bone marrow or PBSC donor is made by the patient’s...
Further information and resources for living organ donation can be found on the following websites:NHSBT
The Human Tissue Authority’s (HTA) role in living organ donation is to ensure that there has been no reward sought or offered for the organ donation and to provide an independent check to help protect the interests of living organ donors.
The Human Tissue Authority (HTA), on behalf of Scottish Ministers, is responsible for assessing all living organ donation cases that take place in Scotland. The HTA also considers allogeneic donation of regenerative tissue where the donor is under 16 or an adult with incapacity in Scotland.