Family Cord Blood Price & Accreditation Options

The following table summarizes the banks in this country under these columns:
Laboratory that the bank uses to process the cord blood.
Accreditations held by the laboratory
Therapies from this lab - A number with NO "*" means the cord blood therapies were for private clients who had a family banking contract. A number with a "*" means the cord blood was listed on a public registry and released to a transplant patient outside the family. Some laboratories provide both types of storage.
Cost ( Year One ) is the initial price of banking with this company.
Cost ( Year 20 ) is the total price after 20 years of storage.

Name Laboratory Accreditations Therapies Cost (Year One) Cost (Year 20)
Cells4Life Cells4Life, Burgess Hill, UK UK HTA 2 1,695 25 yrs included
Smart Cells Smart Cells, West Drayton, UK UK HTA 6 1,695 25 yrs included
Biovault Family BioVault, Plymouth International Medical and Technology Park, UK UK HTA, ISO 9001:2000, ISO 13485, JACIE 7 1500 25 years included
Future Health Biobank Future Health, Nottingham Science & Technology Park, UK UK HTA 1 varies by country 25 yrs included
Precious Cells Precious Cells, Brunel Science Park, UK UK HTA 0 £1,690 30 yrs included
Virgin Health Bank - UK Addenbrooke's Hospital NHS Lab, Cambridge, UK UK HTA 1 1,695 25 years included