HealthBanks Group, headquartered in Irvine, California, offers services to families worldwide through HealthBanks Biotech (USA) and its sister companies located in the United States, and around the world. Since its establishment in 2001, HealthBanks has become one of the most established stem cell banking network, having close to 20 years of operational experience, over 110,000 public and private clients, and most international accreditations including FACT, AABB, CAP and ISO.
HealthBanks Group is a member of the Be The Match Registry®. It is important to HealthBanks Biotech to give families and individuals who may not have saved their stem cells the opportunity to find an HLA-match for a transplant or cell therapies when they need. The establishment of HealthBanks network was the result of the vision that stem cells and other cell & gene therapies could one day transform modern medicine, and for the past 20 years, the company has grown to be one of the world’s leading private and public cell banking organization.
HealthBanks also strives for advancements in stem cell research and cell & gene therapies. In 2008, HealthBanks became the first company to offer families cord tissue storage in the world and remains a pioneer in developing applications of stem cell derived from various cord and placenta tissues. In 2019, HealthBanks became the first company to offer immune cell banking and storage for future use in immunotherapies, such as CAR-T cell therapies, to treat cancers. In addition, the HealthBanks Group has been at the forefront of stem cell research, development of cell-based therapies for nearly 20 years to identify better treatments for clinical diseases. From processing and storing cord blood in private and public banks, to discovering new ways stem cells can be used to treat and cure diseases, HealthBanks takes pride in being a leader and innovator in the cell banking industry. With global best practices, HealthBanks is fulfilling its vision – to ensure the future benefit of cell and gene therapies to everyone in need.
HealthBanks is FDA registered and licensed by the State of California Department of Health which requires us to comply with the current AABB standards for cell therapy, California Health and Safety Code, California Business and Professional Code and California Code of Regulations. HealthBanks also has a license in California for blood, tissue, clinical testing, and biologics along with a New York license for tissue banking. HealthBanks is also a standing member of the Irvine Chamber of Commerce and participates in API and CAP proficiency testing.