Compare Cord Blood Banks

It’s often hard to know what to ask when choosing a cord blood bank.  There is a lot of information to think about.  You are banking your newborn’s stem cells for the future and want to be confident you have the best team behind you.

At Cord For Life®, we focus on what matters most – healthy patients and the best treatment outcomes.  On every measure that counts, we do what really matters, from recovering the most stem cells and depleting more red blood cells to ensuring the highest quality cord blood units and offering the highest product guarantee.

With over 20 years of experience in the industry, we’ve released more samples for treatment, transplant, and clinical trials than any private cord blood bank¹.

Below we compare the top banks to Cord For Life® to help you find the best value in cord blood banking for your growing family.

1. Based on published information from publicly available sources.

  1. Stem Cell Recovery and Red Cell Depletion are approximate, based on studies published by Cell Therapy Research Institute and the Newcastle Centre for Cord Blood.
  2. Based on advertised prepaid storage option.
  3. All competitive information based on publicly available and published information as of May 2018.

Cord Blood Bank Pricing Comparison


August 27, 2020

The results of a Phase I study published in Stem Cell Translational Medicine suggest that it is safe and feasible to infuse stem cells from banked umbilical cord blood into adults following an acute ischemic stroke. This research paves the way for additional studies into the efficacy of umbilical cord blood in treating stroke patients. […]

August 6, 2020

The human umbilical cord is being increasingly recognized by the medical community for its potential in regenerative medicine and cellular therapies. Once discarded as medical waste, the umbilical cord contains valuable stem cells that are now at the forefront of medical research.  Cord blood derived Hematopoietic  Stem Cells (HSCS) are currently approved by the FDA and being used to treat over 80 diseases and cord tissue derived therapies have been approved in the […]

June 5, 2020

If you’re considering storing stem cells from your newborn’s cord blood, you only have one opportunity to do so – immediately after your child is born. You may be asking how to choose the right cord blood bank to entrust your valuable stem cells to for the next 20 years.  But it can be confusing, […]

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