Headquartered in California, StemCyte has banks in the United States, Taiwan, and India. StemCyte provides both public and private cord blood banking.

Fast Facts

  • Stores over 30,000 stem cell units
  • Founded in 1992
  • Cord blood and cord tissue are stored in California
  • Provides over 1,800 transplant units in StemCyte laboratory
  • Using over 300 stem cell samples in transplant centers around the country
  • Certified by the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration, AABB (American Association of Blood Banks), and FACT (Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy)

Collection, Transport, and Storage

  • Uses a sterile, labeled bag made by Pall Medical
  • During transport, containers have gel packs and thermal insulation to maintain room temperature up to 24 hours
  • Processes units with plasma depletion method
  • Units are stored in blood bags in a quarantine freezer and then transferred to a long-term freezer, where they are cryogenically frozen


  • Cord blood processing – $1,975
  • Annual storage fees – $125
  • Shipping fees – $200
  • Discounts – Stemcyte offers discounts for prepayment plans

Contact Info

1589 W. Industrial Park Street
Covina, CA 91722
United States

Phone Numbers:
(Free): 866-389-4659