European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines and Health- Care (EDQM)


The EDQM - European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines is a leading organisation that protects public health by enabling the development, supporting the implementation, and monitoring the application of quality standards for safe medicines and their safe use, which are recognised as a scientific benchmark and applied world-wide.

Guide to the quality and safety of tissues and cells for human application 

Human tissues and cells are being used in an increasing variety of ways, and advances in transplantation therapy have unquestionable benefits, but their use also raises questions of safety and quality.

Everything you need to know about handling cells and tissues

 ESHRE Contributors:
- Maria José de Los Santos, Spain, SIG Embryology Past Coordinator
- Kersti Lundin, Sweden, Chair of ESHRE 
- Cristina Magli, Italy, ESHRE Chair-elect
- Carlos Plancha, Portugal, former ExCo member
- Kelly Tilleman, Belgium, SIG Safety and Quality in ART Coordinator
- Anna Veiga, Spain, former ESHRE Chair
- Soeren Ziebe, former ExCo member


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