Find a Family Cord Blood Bank
Cells4Life compare bank:
Cells4Life offers either whole or volume reduced cord blood and cord tissue storage so that the samples can be used for regenerative or transplant medicine. Whole cord blood storage captures those cells that are currently known and even those that may yet be discovered. Cells4Life is the only UK company whose laboratory is open 24/7, 365 days per year, to offer geographically separate dual storage locations and dedicated medical courier collection.
Smart Cells compare bank:
Smart Cells International has been safely storing stem cells for families around the world since 2001, and have released stem cells for use in transplants to clinics in Singapore, Germany, USA and London. Smart Cells International holds a HTA license for procurement, processing, import and export and testing and storage of human tissue. Smart Cells is also the London Export company of the year in Life Sciences for 2010.
Biovault Family compare bank:
Biovault is the UK's largest private human tissue bank and is licensed to handle all human tissue types. As of March 2012 Biovault Family offers expectant parents direct contracts for the services of cord blood and cord tissue processing and storage. Biovault has processed, stored and provided for transplantation over 2500 human tissue samples of various types.
Future Health Biobank compare bank:
Future Health Biobank is the largest stem cell bank in the UK and holds a full HTA License that authorizes them to process, test and store cells and tissues for use by either the donor, the donor's family, or an unrelated person. Future Health now has a state of the art lab operating in Switzerland and inspected by Swissmedic, that is also licensed to process and store umbilical cord blood and cord tissue for use by either the donor, the donor's family, or an unrelated person. Future Health has local presence in over 29 countries and they have collected samples from over 54 countries. Their international website is available in numerous languages.
Precious Cells compare bank:
Precious Cells International (PCI) is the first Family Stem Cell Bank to offer collection processing and 30 years of stem cell storage in a dedicated UK laboratory. Committed to providing families around the world with an efficient service, they ensure that the whole process is taken care of from first contact to offering advice on stem cell treatment centers. PCI also offers storage of: Bone Marrow, Lipo Tissue, and Dental Pulp Cells and are licensed under the HTA (License no: 22615).
Virgin Health Bank - UK compare bank:
Virgin Health Bank was developed to meet the needs of families in the UK who are considering banking their baby’s cord blood stem cells and want the support of an ethically motivated cord blood bank committed to delivering high quality service. Unique for the UK, we offer you a choice of cord blood banking services: private storage in Family Banking service or public donation in our Community Banking service. Both provide an initial 25 years of storage