The processing periods for applications in the field of stem cell research are regulated by law.
How long does it take for an application to be reviewed?
|Import of human embryonic stem cells||Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH)||No period specified; generally 14 days|
|Export of human embryonic stem cells||FOPH||No period specified; generally 14 days|
|Cryopreservation of surplus embryos||FOPH||No period specified; generally 14 days|
|Project for the derivation of human embryonic stem cells from surplus embryos||FOPH||60 days
|Research project aimed at improving derivation methods, using surplus embryos||FOPH||60 days|
|Research project involving human embryonic stem cells||
Competent ethics committee
Last modification 28.06.2018