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    Is the Current Regulation of Autologous Stem Cells Appropriate?

    This article discusses the regulation of autologous stem cells and tissue therapies in Australia by addressing issues such as the safety and efficacy of cell therapies, which therapies are regulated, what regulators are doing in other countries and "next steps" in cell and tissue regulation. Introduction The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), the regulating body in Australia, is the division of the Australian government Department of Health responsible for regul...