Blood tissues and organs after Brexit

A notice to stakeholders concerning the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU and EU rules in the field of substances of human origin (blood, tissues and cells, and organs).

In view of the considerable uncertainties, in particular concerning the content of a possible withdrawal agreement, health establishments, stakeholders and organisations subject to the Union legislation on substances of human origin  are reminded of legal repercussions, which need to be considered when the United Kingdom becomes a third country.

To read the European Commission notice go to: https://ec.europa.eu/health/sites/health/files/blood_tissues_organs/docs/2017_btc_brexit_en.pdf