Apply for research approval
Research within the Organ Donation and Transplantation Directorate
If you’re interested in doing research in organ donation, transplantation and/or retrieval, or gaining access to solid organs/tissues from deceased organ donors for research, please watch this short video which outlines the approval process.
Research and development (R&D) remains an integral part of the activities of ODT and is in line with NHSBT's strategy for research and development.
This site is designed to help researchers navigate the ODT research approval process, which is overseen by the Research, Innovation and Novel Technologies Advisory Group (RINTAG).