What's involved?

Enrollment process

For Cellab each family is unique. Preserving umbilical cord stem cells is an important undertaking and the process must be carried out reliably and safely throughout.

For this reason, we offer a 100% personalized treatment with a 24 hours a day, 365 days a year support service for families. We are always by your side.

PRE NATAL

  • Schedule a personalized visit to the lab, video call, or home and learn everything you need to know about stem cell preservation
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  • Complete the registration documents and agreement (contract)
  • Once the forms are recieved we send the Cellab collection kit directly to your given address

DELIVERY DAY

  • Remember to take the Cellabkit with you to hospital and give it to the gynecologist and midwife
  • Inform Cellab of the mother’s admission to the hospital
  • Send the negative PCR / TMA result to Cellab
  • Cellab coordinates directly with the hospital for collection of the CellabKit containing the cells

POST NATAL

  • We will transport the CellabKit with the samples to the laboratory and process the blood and tissue as quickly as possible
  • Several tests will be conducted to verify that the cord is in perfect condition to be preserved
  • Once all the cell viability results and optimal conditions have been confirmed, you will receive the final preservation certificate
  • Finally, the fees for the service will be charged

Personalized visits to the Laboratory

Every family is unique and at Cellab we give that the importance it deserves. Which is why we offer an obligation free, personalized visit to our laboratory so families can really get to know and see how we work.

Our laboratory is located in Sant Julià de Lòria and consists of:

  • 1,300 m2 of pharmaceutical plant
  • 2 clean rooms
  • 4 cell processing booths
  • 1 cryogenics room
  • 1 freezer room
  • 1 quality control laboratory

CellabKit

On the day of delivery your gynecologist will collect the umbilical cord stem cells and place them into the collection kit (CellabKit). Adhering to stingent safety protocols, we then transport the temperature controlled samples to our laboratory ensuring the optimal timeframe and conditions are met prior to processing.

The CellabKit is therefore a vital element of the entire service. Our CellabKit contains all the necessary materials for your medical team to perform the extraction and consists of:

  • Umbilical cord blood collection bag
  • Sterile umbilical cord tissue collection container
  • Maternal blood sample kit
  • Bio security bag
  • Insulating box to ensure the sample temperature
  • CellabKit documentation

Refrigerated transport

Transportation from the Hospital to the laboratory is carried out under refrigerated conditions to prevent any temperature fluctuations that might damage the sample.

What’s included in the banking service?

Thanks to the cryopreservation state we achieve with liquid nitrogen storage of the umbilical cord stem cells can be indefinite. Cellab offers interested families a 30 year storage term.

30 years preservation of blood and tissue cells

Celiac, lactose intolerance test

Traumatological visit to Celular Clinic included for the mother or father *

In case of injury Celplat treatment for the mother or father **

Our medical team consists of traumatologists, rehabilitation professionals and plastic surgeons who diagnose and treat joint injuries with pioneering regenerative medicine treatments.

* CELULAR CLINIC, a medical team at the service of families

Every family who contracts our umbilical cord blood and tissue banking service have medical assessments included at CELULAR CLINIC our regenerative medicine clinic where we treat traumatological injuries. Our goal is taking care of family health.

** A Celplat treatment is included for the father or mother

Taking care of family health is our goal. Which is why, during the first year of baby’s life, the mother or father is entitled to a dose of Celplat treatment (growth factor concentrate) at no cost (valued at € 800).

WHAT IS CELPLAT TREATMENT?

Celplat is centrifuged autologous derived PRP (platelet-rich plasma), Autologous-derived Growth Factors  consisting of a concentrated solution of growth factors. This solution is obtained by a process of concentrate and subsequent smoothing of the platelets obtained from the patient’s blood. Its production is carried out in a standardized and controlled way, by qualified and specialized personnel, in suitable facilities (sterile clean rooms) and with a final certificate of quality control that guarantees its application with total security.

 

* Find out the specific conditions of this treatment. Infiltration subject to medical evaluation by our medical team and acceptance of the conditions described in the contract.