CellBank News

CellBank and its founders continue to make headlines.

CellBank Technologies Gets $25,000 from Innovation Fund

CellBank Technologies offers a way for surgery patients to plan for future surgeries. The startup company allows patients undergoing knee and hip replacement surgeries to store their own stem cells for possible future procedures. CellBank recently received $25,000 from the Innovation Fund.
Read more: http://www.freshwatercleveland.com/innovationnews/cellbank060712.aspx

CellBank Mentioned in MedCity News

A startup has set out to create a biobank of stem cell-rich tissues collected during surgery with the idea that customers can use their own stored biomaterials for use in future bone graft procedures and stem cell therapies.

Cleveland-based CellBank Technologies is modeling parts of its business on the cord blood bank industry, but instead of blood, it plans to store stem cells and bone-grafting tissues harvested from patients during knee and hip replacement surgeries.

Read more: http://medcitynews.com/2012/04/biobank-aims-to-collect-stem-cells-and-tissues-for-use-in-future-bone-grafts/#ixzz2iMjRxxl9