79. Activities requiring consent.

The Human Tissue Act 2004 permits certain activities1 relating to human tissue and bodies to be carried out with the appropriate consent2 for the following scheduled purposes3:

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    (1)     anatomical examination4;

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    (2)     determining the cause of death5;

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    (3)     establishing after a person's death the efficacy of any drug or other treatment administered to him6;

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    (4)     obtaining scientific or medical information about a living or deceased person which may be relevant to any other person (including a future person)7;

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    (5)     public display8;

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    (6)     research in connection with disorders, or the functioning, of the human body9;

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    (7)     transplantation10;

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    (8)     clinical audit11;

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    (9)