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