Tissue Access for Patient Benefit


Progress in Transplantation, Organ Donation and Research

1 March 2012

Follow the journey of donated human tissue from its donor to its use in cutting-edge biomedical research.

This afternoon of talks featured leading medical researchers, and professionals.

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Please click below to see the presentations:

Progress in Transplantation Organ Donation and ResearchBrian Davidson

Brian Davidson
Research Tissue Banking and the HTA 2004Jacki Trafford

Jacki Trafford
Is there a Place for Human Tissue Research in the Drug Approval ProcessDavid Bunton

David Bunton
Engineering a new Trachea Jonathan Fishman

Jonathan Fishman
What is an "Engineered Organ"?Tahera Ansari

Tahera Ansari
Improving Kidney Transplantation by "Pre-Conditioning"Sarah Hosgood

Sarah Hosgood
NHSBT Retrieval of Organ for Research & the Impact on NHS ResearchChristian Brailsford

Christian Brailsford
MHRA Regulating Organ EngineeringElaine Godfrey

Elaine Godfrey
The Human Tissue Act Applied to Transplantation and ResearchVictoria Marshment

Victoria Marshment