Russia

Legal status
Key organization Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation
Policy Legislation in Russia allows the use of embryonic stem cells derived from IVF embryos and from embryos created for research.
Legislation Order No. 107н of the Ministry of Healthcare of Russia dated 30 August 2012 “On the Procedure for the Use of Assisted Reproductive Technologies, Contraindications and Restrictions to their Application"; Federal law No. 323-FZ of 21.11.2011 ""On the Fundamentals of Citizens’ Health Protection in the Russian Federation"". Article 55. Application of assisted reproductive technologies Law on the Temporary Prohibition of Human Cloning 2002
Legislation Link http://www.garant.ru/products/ipo/prime/doc/70218364/)
Embryonic stem cell research policy Legislation in Russia allows the use of embryonic stem cells derived from IVF embryos and from embryos created for research.
Research with embryo Research with embryos is allowed, even the creation of embryos for research.
Embryo donation and cryopreservation embryo donation is allowed.
Somatic cell nuclear transfer SCNT is forbidden: Law on the Temporary Prohibition of Human Cloning 2002 (Imposes a Moratorium on RC)
Privacy and data protection Federal Law of the Russian Federation No. 152-FZ on Personal Data (2006): http://base.garant.ru/12148567/

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hESC Cell lines

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hiPSC Cell lines