What is Stem Cell Banking?

Stem Cell Banking or Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Banking is the process of extracting, processing & storing your newborn’s cord blood stem cells in a repository. These cells have the ability to regenerate several specialised cells and therefore, can then be harnessed in the treatment of 80+ life-threatening disorders.

What is stem cell banking

Sources of Stem Cells

Rich sources of stem cells are :

  • Placenta
  • Menstrual Fluid
  • Umbilical Cord
  • Amniotic Fluid
  • Bone Marrow

Sources of Stem cells are many, most popular being Umbilical CordCord Blood Banking is the process of extraction of stem cells from Umbilical Cord.

What are stem cells?

Stem Cells are the master cells which act as basic building blocks of our body. Similar to a seed of a plant that gives rise to branches, leaves and fruits, these stem cells have the potential to develop into specialised cells such as blood cells, muscle cells, brain cells, etc.. Stem cells play a key role in body’s healing process and have shown great promise in treatment of many conditions.

What is Cord Blood?

Cord Blood ( also know as Umbilical Cord Blood ) is the blood that remains in umbilical cord after delivery. Cord blood forms a rich source of stem cells which helps to boost the immune system of mother and baby. The cord contains blood vessels that help carry oxygen and nutrient-rich blood to the baby, and take blood with waste away from the baby.

What is Cord Blood Banking?

Umbilical Cord Blood Banking is the process of extraction of stem cells from Umbilical Cord and used for research or preserved for possible use in a stem cell transplant.

Stem cell banking cost

  • Storage Plans

Annual Storage Plan

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A Good Time to Preserve Your Child’s Stem Cells | Yearly Storage

₹ 19,990* + 4,000#

* testing and processing fee
# Renewal - charged every year on child’s birthday
^ Sample collection charges payable extra as applicable basis the delivering hospital.

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OneTime Plan

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Ensure Your Child’s Adulthood is Disease Free | 21 Year Storage

₹ 19,990* + 30,000

* testing and processing fee
^ Sample collection charges payable extra as applicable basis the delivering hospital.

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LifeTime Plan

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Gift Your Child a Good Healthy Future | 75 Years Storage

₹ 19,990* + 45,000

* testing and processing fee
^ Sample collection charges payable extra as applicable basis the delivering hospital.

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Note: Annual Storage Fee not payable for Long Term Plans