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Organ Procurement Unit (OPU) of this center is the first OPU in Iran which started its activities after approving the law of organ transplantation from brain death in Imam Khomeini Hospital in 2000.this unit is one of three OPU of Tehran University of Medical Sciences now that covering a numbers of this university's hospitals in Tehran and also 10 provinces of surrounding province. This unit identifies, consents and transfers the brain death patient to this unit for recovering vital organs for transplantation.