Rechtliche Grundlagen

Legal Basis

The Senate of TU Darmstadt instituted the Ethics Commission on 10 February 2010. It operates in accordance with its adopted statutes.

The following laws elucidate the legal implications of research on human subjects:

Law on trade in medicinal products (Drugs Law – AMG)

Law on medicinal products (Medicinal product law – MPG)

The German Federal Data Protection Act and the Data Protection Act for the State of Hesse provide the legal framework for research involving personal data.