Why you should choose Cryosite
Not all Cord Blood companies are the same
When you are making a decision as important as saving your child’s cord blood, it is vital that you know about the company that you are dealing with. You need to be assured not only that the company has the necessary expertise the maintain the viability of your child’s stem cells for at least 18 years, but that the company itself will be there when you need them. More information on Cryosite.
By choosing Cryosite, you have the confidence that comes with knowing your child’s cord blood is banked with the company that pioneered, and remains at the forefront, of private cord blood banking in Australia.
Cryosite is Australia’s first Family Cord Blood Bank
Cryosite was the first to offer Australian parents the option of private cord blood banking in 2002
Cryosite was the first cord blood bank to be awarded full regulatory approvals and licenses
Cryosite has owned and operated its own fully licensed cord blood laboratories since 2002
Cryosite is the only cord blood bank who can provide full clean room processing for your child’s cord blood
Cryosite is the only cord blood bank publically listed on the ASX and makes it's financial position continously available for public scrutiny.
Cryosite is the only cord blood bank to achieve NATA accreditation (AS ISO15189:2009)
Cryosite only provides cord blood banking services that are fully licensed by the TGA.
Cryosite: Australia's Family Cord Blood Bank
Cryosite is licensed to allow the immediate release of your child’s stem cells to treat any compatible family member. That means that your baby's cord blood could be used for compatible siblings and family members, making the service even more valuable for your family's future health. More information on Cryosite Family Cord Blood Banking.
Since commencing operations in 2002, Cryosite has always processed and stored our clients cord blood in our own TGA licensed laboratories, and we only offer services that have been fully licensed by the TGA.
Experience - Expertise - Financial Security
Cryosite has the Expertise, Experience and Financial Security required to confidently manage your child’s precious cord blood stem cells for the next 18 years.
Cryosite is Australia’s first and leading private cord blood bank. In 2002, Cryosite pioneered private cord blood banking in Australia, and since this time we have continuously provided this service to parents in our own TGA licensed laboratories. More than 600 obstetricians have participated in collecting cord blood for our clients, at more than 250 hospitals and birthing centres throughout Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia.
Cryosite has continuously owned and operated its own TGA licensed cord blood bank laboratories and long term cryogenic storage facilities since 2002. It is the experience from successfully processing and storing thousands of samples with our own scientists, our own processes, and in our own laboratories, that makes the Cryosite difference.
Cryosite’s growth saw us relocate to new purpose built laboratories and cryogenic storage facilities in Sydney, NSW in 2010. At 2,000m2 our new hi tech facility is nearly three times the size of our original site and is designed to meet world’s best practice standards, including clean rooms for the processing of cord blood. Cryosite is the only private cord blood laboratory that uses clean rooms to process cord blood. Cryosite’s new facility is fully licensed by the TGA and, importantly, it is independently accredited by NATA.
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Because Cryosite has always owned and operated its own cord blood stem cell laboratories and cryogenic storage facility, we are able to attract and employ highly experienced stem cell scientists, and quality assurance, regulatory affairs, cryogenic storage and facility management professionals to give our clients the confidence that only that level of expertise can deliver.
Our highly qualified and experienced team of scientists, technicians and support staff are dedicated to ensuring that your cord blood banking experience is easy and hassle free, from your initial enquiry right through to the safe storage of your baby’s cord blood.
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Cryosite’s facilities, including our cord blood processing laboratories and cryogenic storage facilities, are fully licensed by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for the manufacture, storage and release of both autologous and directed allogeneic (ie family) cord blood stem cells.
Importantly, Cryosite is also independently accredited by Australia’s National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) to AS ISO 15189:2009. Cryosite’s regulatory licenses and accreditations provide parents with evidence of independent audit and acknowledgement of the integrity of our systems. More information on Cryosite’s licenses and accreditation.
Cryosite is Australia’s only ASX listed, fully licensed cord blood bank (ASX code: CTE). This means that Cryosite makes its financial position available for public scrutiny. We believe this an important consideration when you are entering into an 18 year storage agreement. More information on Cryosite’s financial position.
Cryosite is underpinned by a diverse, robust and financially transparent business model. Cryosite is a publically listed Australian company established in 2000 to provide a centralised and integrated range of specialist biological, laboratory and cryogenics services, including private cord blood banking since 2002. The financial benefits of this successful integration for Cryosite’s cord blood clients is the degree of financial security that we could not offer with a single purpose business such as a cord blood bank only. More information about Cryosite.