FAQs: Stem Cell Banking at LifebankUSA

With LifebankUSA, you can bank more stem cells—and more life-saving opportunities—by collecting from three stem-cell-rich sources: placental blood, cord blood, and placental tissue. Placental stem cell banking preserves potent stem cells from the blood of the placenta, and provides a greater number of stem cells for your family. Transplanting more stem cells has been shown to increase the probability of transplant success and survival.17,18,19 In the near future, having more cells available may also prove beneficial for new treatments in an emerging medical field called regenerative medicine.20,21,22 Placental stem cell banking gives you and your family the opportunity to take advantage of today's medical treatments, should you need them, and tomorrow's emerging medical advancements as they become reality.