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)
Insception Lifebank Insception Biosciences, Mississauga, Ontario AABB, FACT 22 $1125 $3500
Cells for Life Cells for Life, Markham AABB, FACT 6 $1100 $3475
CReATe CReATe, Toronto AABB 0 $ 925 $3110
Progenics Progenics, Toronto AABB 1 $ 955 $3330
Stem Sciences CReATe, Toronto AABB
Canadian Cord Blood Registry
Healthcord HealthCord Cryogenics, Vancouver AABB
Lifebank (Insception Lifebank) Lifebank, Burnaby, British Columbia AABB 3 $1175 $3550
OVO biosurance OVO Biosurance, Montreal, Quebec AABB 0 $1100 $3570