Family Bank 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)|
|Precious Cells Group||Precious Cells, Brunel Science Park, UK||UK HTA, ISO 9001||1||£1,690||up to 30 yrs included|
|Smart Cells||Smart Cells, West Drayton, UK||UK HTA, ISO 9001||13||£1,695||25 yrs included|
|Biovault Family||BioVault, Plymouth International Medical and Technology Park, UK||UK HTA, ISO 9001:2000, ISO 13485, JACIE||4000*||£1700||25 years included|
|Cells4Life||Cells4Life, Burgess Hill, UK||UK HTA||2||£1,695||25 yrs included|
|Future Health Biobank||Future Health, Nottingham Science & Technology Park, UK||UK HTA||1||varies by country||25 yrs included|
|Virgin Health Bank - UK||Addenbrooke's Hospital NHS Lab, Cambridge, UK||UK HTA||1||£1,695||25 years included|