The purpose of this policy is to outline federal, state, and institutional requirements for the use of fetal materials in research at UW-Madison.
This policy applies to all university investigators using human fetal materials in research.
NIH Policy on informed consent for human fetal tissue research
Public Health Services Act - Research on the Transplantation of Fetal Tissue
CFR45 §46.206 Research Involving, after delivery, the placenta, the dead fetus or fetal material
US code 42 §289g-1 Research on transplantation of fetal tissue
US Code 42 §289g-2 Prohibitions regarding human fetal tissue
12-11-2014, 11-07-2019, 03-08-2023