Authorities are looking to submit an amendment bill for the Pharmacy and Poisons Ordinance to Legco next year, which would regulate services such as blood transfusion therapies. Photo: Andrew Brookes/ Corbis
Authorities are looking to submit an amendment bill for the Pharmacy and Poisons Ordinance to Legco next year, which would regulate services such as blood transfusion therapies. Photo: Andrew Brookes/ Corbis

Hong Kong beauty salon blunders spark move to regulate stem cell treatment and therapies

Move to amend law and public consultation follow recent case in which a woman died and three others were seriously injured after experimental procedure

Topic |   Blood therapy
Authorities are looking to submit an amendment bill for the Pharmacy and Poisons Ordinance to Legco next year, which would regulate services such as blood transfusion therapies. Photo: Andrew Brookes/ Corbis
Authorities are looking to submit an amendment bill for the Pharmacy and Poisons Ordinance to Legco next year, which would regulate services such as blood transfusion therapies. Photo: Andrew Brookes/ Corbis
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