27/02/12

Advisory Committee on the Safety of Blood, Tissues and Organs (SaBTO)

Please click here to view the letter from Professor John Forsythe, SaBTO Chair, and Professor Anthony Warrens, Chair of the SaBTO CNS Tumours Working Group, regarding a report recently published by the Advisory Committee on the Safety of Blood, Tissues and Organs (SaBTO).

SaBTO has reviewed the use of organs for transplantation from donors with primary brain tumours, and drawn up recommendations which could result in some additional organs becoming available for transplant.