Cells For Life is a health company based in Canada that specializes in the collection and storage of cord blood. The Markham company has been offering its services for over 18 years. The American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) and the Foundation also accredit it for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT). A professional team of scientists, doctors, and nurses manages the company. The firm's main service is storage of a baby's cord blood stem cells for the family's future use. It also accepts donated cord blood, which the company uses for medical research purposes.
Cells For Life makes it very easy for expecting parents to register and avail of their cord blood storage services. The parents will be given a collection kit, which they will have to bring with them to the hospital when the baby is due for delivery. The hospital staff will collect the cord blood and have it transferred to the laboratories of Cells For Life who will in turn process, freeze, and store the cord blood stem cells.