My Options in the Country: United States

Your country has 17 family banks for private cord blood storage.
Your country has 25 public banks for cord blood donation.

Shai's Story

Shai's StoryShai was a feisty little girl whose mother used her scientific background to search for the best approach to cure her cancer. Shai narrowly escaped death many times, including a recovery that even her doctors considered a miracle, yet she died at dawn on the day that she would have begun kindergarten. Her mother went on to found this website and charity in her memory. Read more...


COVID-19 Lessons Learned for Biobanks
Sep 2023   During the first two years of the Coronavirus pandemic, 30 countries registered clinical trials of advanced cell therapy to treat COVID-19. At... more
Consolidation of Family Cord Blood Banks
Sep 2023   Some of the largest family cord blood banks have consolidated into networks that have inventory of over a million samples. Yet, family banking... more