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Jo Kingston

BSc (Hons) ChemistrySales Manager | Biovault FamilyJo joined Biovault Family in 2019 as the Sales Manager. With her Science degree & her passion for the healthcare industry and background in the Pharmaceutical & Biotech industry, Biovault Family was the perfect fit. Jo is enthusiastic about Umbilical Cord Banking and her goal is educating all expecting couples in the UK about this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to store their baby’s cord blood & cord tissue.

Articles by Jo Kingston

How much does stem cell storage cost?

Cord blood banking is hugely popular these days. The world’s 500 cord blood banks contain a total of more than four million cord blood samples, a number that’s increasing fast by around a quarter of a million every year. So why are parents paying good money to store their child’s umbilical cord blood stem cells? And what do […]

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Why is Biovault’s cord blood cost cheaper than other cord blood banks?

Banking your baby’s umbilical cord blood and tissue with Biovault Family costs a lot less than other UK based companies offering similar services. The low cord blood banking cost offered by Biovault Family saves you at least £1,625 and as much as £5,000 on the cord blood banking price our competitors charge. So, how do […]

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Our prices are lower than our competitors, but how?

We are often asked why banking your baby’s umbilical cord blood and tissue with Biovault Family is so much cheaper than with other companies offering similar services in the UK. But by banking with Biovault Family you could save a minimum of £1625 and up to £5000 compared to our competitors. How do we do […]

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What if Biovault Family goes out of business?

How can I be sure my cells would be stored safely if Biovault Family were to cease trading? This is where Biovault Family is different from other companies providing cord blood and cord tissue storage, and unique in the private sector. We know that you are investing in the future of your baby’s and family’s […]

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Courier service and cord blood transportation

How will my child’s umbilical cord blood and tissue sample be transported to the laboratory? Biovault Family use a specialist courier service, and make all necessary arrangements for you – all you need to do is notify us once the sample is ready for collection by the courier.  We dispatch a dedicated driver to you, […]

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Where will my child’s cells be stored?

Some companies store umbilical cord blood samples in two separate locations – why don’t Biovault Family do this? We take the responsibility of ensuring the safety and security of your child’s cord blood sample very seriously.  When your sample is stored with Biovault Family, you can rest assured that it will be processed and cryopreserved […]

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Our cord blood and tissue fees are upfront and honest. Not only do you pay less, but your money is Escrow protected.

Have you ever noticed how annual fees drain your finances when you’re not looking? It isn’t a nice feeling. Most of our team here at Biovault Family are parents and we know that when your eye is on your baby, toddler (or teenager for that matter) there isn’t always time to read every contract and […]

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What happens in the event of a disaster?

Fire, flood, break-in or power-cut. Our quality management systems guarantee that we have everything triple-checked. We make sure we are prepared for any major incident by carrying out a comprehensive risk analysis to ensure that cord blood samples remain as secure as possible and that they remain unaffected by any adverse event.  For this reason […]

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What happens if I move abroad?

Your contract with us is a 25 or 50 year commitment – but that doesn’t mean you’re tied down This is not a problem. If you move abroad to a different country, whether within Europe of anywhere else in the world, just make sure you give us your new contact details. If you ever need […]

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