organ brokerage

organ brokerage

Organ theft Transplantation The sale of an organ–eg, a kidney by a living donor, or any commercial transaction in which an organ for transplantation is obtained through coercion
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Barry Jacobs, who wanted to address the already apparent organ shortage by establishing an organ brokerage to facilitate domestic and international kidney sales.
224) The FDA could support the cost of governmental oversight by charging licensing fees to private companies that would serve as organ brokerage houses.
By offering economic incentives to promote organ donations, we are encouraging the dangerous practice of organ brokerage.
136) The sale of human organs includes live organ brokerage,(137) an organ futures market,(138) tax deductions,(139) and health insurance reductions.
There are many variations of legalized organ sales models, from live organ brokerage and organ futures markets, to incentives through tax or health insurance reductions.