Celebration Stem Cell Centre
AABB: Public & Family
The Celebration Stem Cell Centre (CSCC), offers both public donation and private family banking of umbilical cord blood. All cord blood collections are processed according to AABB accreditation standards in a state-of-the art facility located at the Mercy Gilbert Medical Campus in Gilbert, Arizona.
CSCC offers processing and banking of umbilical cord blood, umbilical cord tissue (Wharton’s jelly), placental tissue, adipose (fat) tissue, dental pulp stem cells , and other adult stem cells. CSCC also offers services for Contract Manufacturing, Contract Research and development, and submission of IRB proposals based on our clients’ research needs. CSCC has built a laboratory at their headquarters in Gilbert, Arizona, that operates to cellular Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) standards, comparable to the pharmaceutical industry, and has been accredited by AABB for cord blood banking.
CSCC is currently collecting cord blood donations from about 20 hospitals in the Phoenix area. Parents need to contact CSCC to register for a collection kit that they must bring to the hospital at the time of birth.