Cytes Biotechnologies, S.L. complies with all ethical standards and applicable regulations for the acquisition, handling and supply of human and animal biological products for basic research.
Human tissue acquisition and all the associated processes are performed in Spain according to Spanish and European legal requirements. Donor’s consent, quality, safety and traceability of the generated material are Cytes Biotechnologies, S.L.’s priorities. Donors do not receive any economical compensation.
Furthermore, the isolation processes are part of an approved project by the Bioethical Committee for Clinical Research of the University of Barcelona since October 9th 2015.
Animal tissue acquisition and all the associated processes are performed in Germany according to German and European legal requirements.
The acquisition of animal tissue is performed under permits 3902-046-2017 and DE 13 076 0001 21 from the Landkreis Ludwigslust-Parchim, Department of Veterinary- and Foodstuff Control, in accordance with EU Regulation No. 1029/2009, Art. 17 and 23 and permit 7221.3-2-004/17 from the Ministry for Agriculture, Food Safety and Fishery of the State Mecklenburg-Pomerania in accordance with EU Regulation 2010/63/EU and with several additional regulations for the protection of animals (e.g. TierSchG dated July 18, 2016 and TierSchVerV dated August 31, 2015) used for experimentation and other scientific purposes.
Products are delivered in compliance of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations.