New York, NY; February 19, 2019 — Americord Registry announced today that it will begin offering five-compartment freezing bags for all new customers storing cord blood as well as the highest quality guarantee in the industry. While industry-standard freezing bags typically contain two compartments, one holding eighty percent of the cord blood and a second holding twenty percent, Americord’s new freezing bags contain five compartments with twenty percent of the cord blood in each compartment. [Read more…]
Cord Blood Registry (CBR) is the largest U.S. cord blood bank. To date, CBR has stored more than 500,000 cord blood and cord tissue samples, while ViaCord has stored 350,000 samples and Cryo-Cell has stored 240,000 samples.
While these storage counts may include cord blood and tissue units collected by their international divisions, these three industry players are the clear market leaders within the U.S. private cord blood banking industry. [Read more…]
While the global cord blood banking market has approximately 450 market participants, there are two fast growing cord blood banks that stand out among the competition. In this post, the fastest growth cord blood bank in the U.S and worldwide are featured, including their recent revenue metrics. The purpose of this analysis is to consider the strategies and actions being taken by these companies that have driven their rapid revenue growth over the past few years. [Read more…]