FAQs - Retrieving Cord Blood
To help you make an informed decision, we have compiled some of the most commonly asked questions.
If my family ever needs the sample, how do we retrieve it?
Should the need arise, call StemCord’s 24-hour hotline at 6471 2002 and we will make the necessary arrangements to release and transport your baby's stem cells to the designated hospital.
Who is the rightful owner of the stem cells when the child reaches adulthood?
StemCord acknowledges that the mother shall, at all times, remain the legal and beneficial owner of the cord blood up to point when the child attains the age of 21. After which, the mother is at liberty to arrange for her rights to the Cord Blood to be assigned to the Child for the storage and maintenance of the Cord Blood.