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Why key influencers are banking their baby’s cord blood

Cord blood banking takes off in celebrity circles – why celebs are banking their babies’ cord blood. Stem cells are extraordinary. Those left in your baby’s cord blood after the birth is especially powerful, able to regenerate every kind of damaged blood cell. So far cord blood stem cells are being used to treat more than […]

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Meet Kate Sneddon – World leader in stem cells

Since 2004, Biovault Family has collected, processed and released cord blood stem cells to treat leukaemia, neuroblastoma, sickle cell disease, cerebral palsy and more. Stem cell therapy could ultimately treat a huge range of conditions including Alzheimer’s, hearing loss, and even spinal cord injury. Biovault is the only UK cord blood bank working in partnership […]

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How is umbilical cord blood used to treat blood cancers?

Did you know umbilical cord blood is being used to treat a number of cancers of the blood? And did you know you can collect and store the cord blood from your newborn to use in potentially life-saving treatments as they get older? This article explores how umbilical cord blood is used to treat blood […]

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More and more parents are storing cord blood and tissue including Biovault Family team members

Biovault Family was thrilled to recently welcome Lyra Lily Pope, the granddaughter of Nikki Driver who has been a sales advisor for Biovault Family since 2015. Nikki’s daughter Megan decided to store her daughter’s cord blood with Biovault Family. Delighted to welcome the first Biovault Family granddaughter Lyra is the first baby related to a […]

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‘Why would somebody not want to give their family the best form of future care?’

Ricky Martin, winner of the 2012 The Apprentice, is a business leader, biochemist, and a busy dad, and soon he and his wife Gemma will be welcoming a sister for their two-year-old son Alexander. We caught up with Ricky who chose to store Alexander’s umbilical cord blood and tissue with Biovault Family and will also […]

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Cord blood banking matters to me: Chemmy Alcott

During her adrenaline-fuelled career as a champion Alpine skier, Chemmy Alcott endured a few bumps and knocks. So when her first child, Locki, arrived last month, the former Olympic competitor wanted to be sure he would be ready for anything life throws at him. For she has revealed she has chosen to store blood from […]

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