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In this section you can find relevant legislation (national and supranational), applied to issues related to Bioethics and Technoethics.


Organ and tissue transplantation is regulated by law 3984/2011. The National Transplant Organization oversees all organ and tissue transplantions in Greece and collaborates with relevant authorities abroad.

Greece has ratified, but not incorporated to the national legislation, the Additional Protocol on Transplantation of Organs and Tissues of Human Origin to the Oviedo Convention.

Finally the EU Directive 2004/23 regulates the standards of quality and safety for the donation, procurement, testing, processing, preservation, storage and distribution of human tissues and cells and has to be incorporated to member states legislation till April 7, 2006.







The Commission offers to students, mostly postgraduates, both from human and life sciences the Possibility of training on issues related to bioethics

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Educational Seminars

The Commission organizes educational seminars covering a wide range of bioethics issues

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Bioethics go to school

The Commission organizes educational activities for schools (Secondary Schools and High Schools) related to bioethics

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