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PBKM becomes a member of EBMT

PBKM becomes a member of EBMT

We are very proud to report that Polski Bank Komórek Macierzystych has become a member of EBMT – European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. It is the biggest non-profit organization in the world which brings together scientists, doctors and...

Sevibe Cells- the only bank in Spain accredited with AABB

Sevibe Cells- the only bank in Spain accredited with AABB

In October 2015 Sevibe Cells became the first bank in Spain accredited by the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) - internationally recognized symbol of quality of products and services in the filed of cord blood banking. Being accredited by...

FamiCord Group member wins the second editon of Strategmed

FamiCord Group member wins the second editon of Strategmed

FamiCord member company won the second edition of the strategic "Prevention and treatment of diseases of civilization" - STRATEGMEDConsortium Circulate which includes Polski Bank Komórek Macierzystych (Polish Stem Cell Bank), Jagiellonian University, and many other renowned research centers won the...

FamiCord Group signs an agreement with CordSavings

FamiCord Group signs an agreement with CordSavings

FAMICORD, one of the top three leading cord blood banks in Europe and CORDSAVINGS, a biobanking operator entirely dedicated to neonatal stem cells, announce that they have concluded a long-term cooperation agreement with the aim of enabling clients of the...

Famicord Group continues international expansion

Famicord Group continues international expansion

Yasam is the oldest Turkish stem cell bank and has been operating for over 10 years. Yasam, like all FamiCord Group banks, has the highest quality standards. By 2013, it had provided on 4 occasions deposited umbilical cord blood to...

25 years of cord blood transplantation

25 years of cord blood transplantation

The number of stem cell transplants from umbilical cord blood, bone marrow and peripheral blood, performed in children, is increasing. 35,000 umbilical cord blood transplantations have taken place worldwide.“Cord blood cells are the hope for treatments of diseases like: cancer,...

21st FamiCord Group transplantation

21st FamiCord Group transplantation

Bone marrow aplasia is a disease caused by blood stem cells disorder which leads to decrease in their division and differentiation. This results in bone marrow suppression and in consequence in pancytopenia, that is decrease in the number of all...

High proportion of VSEL cells in samples stored in FamiCord Group

High proportion of VSEL cells in samples stored in FamiCord Group

The processing procedure KRIO Institute applies, enables an especially large number of VSEL cells to survive. VSEL cells are present in a much larger proportion in the final preparation process than in the unprocessed umbilical cord blood. VSEL cells tolerate...

FamiCord Group opened a new laboratory in Budapest

FamiCord Group opened a new laboratory in Budapest

KRIO Institute in Hungary opened a new laboratory to enable the stem cell bank to process samples manually. Manual technology allows for the correction of errors that may occur during collection and separation of blood, thus samples made available for...