Human Tissue

Some articles on human tissue, tissue, human tissues:

Human Tissue Authority - Code of Conduct, and Jurisdiction
... According to the Human Tissue Act, the HTA and its authority are governed by a code of conduct for the handling of human tissue, and the bodies of the deceased, but does not give the HTA authority ... The Human Tissue Act (HT Act) 2004 established the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) as the regulatory body in England, Wales and Northern Ireland for all ... There is separate legislation in Scotland, the Human Tissue (Scotland) Act 2006 and the Authority performs certain tasks on behalf of the Scottish Executive (approval of ...
SN-42 - Backing Materials For Ballistic Testing
... energy delivered to tissue by a non-penetrating projectile) in a deformable backing material placed behind the targeted vest ... Although harder and less deformable than human tissue, Roma represents a “worst case” backing material when plastic deformations in the oil/clay are low (less than 20 mm) ... easily penetrated.) The oil/clay mixture of "Roma" is roughly twice the density of human tissue and therefore does not match its specific gravity, however "Roma" is a plastic material that will not recover its shape ...
Alder Hey Organs Scandal
... involved the unauthorised removal, retention, and disposal of human tissue, including children’s organs, during the period 1988 to 1995 ... The scandal led to the Human Tissue Act 2004, which overhauled legislation regarding the handling of human tissues in the UK and created the Human Tissue Authority ...

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