Legal Regulation Of Transplantation Of Artificial Organs And Tissues

  • I.R. Ptashnyk
Keywords: legal regulation of using of artificial organs, cloning, cell therapy, the prohibition of cloning.


This article focuses on comparative analysis of the alternative methods of obtaining organs for transplantation. In the article it was given the definition and characterization of cloning, kinds of cloning, stem cell therapy, cultivation of organs with using of embryonic stem cells, the ethical problems of using artificial organs. Also it was conducted a brief review of the EU legislation in the field of cloning and outlined the basic legal acts that strictly prohibiting cloning.