INVESTOR RELATIONS

California Cryobank Life Sciences is the leading reproductive services platform in the world. Founded in 1977, California Cryobank pioneered the frozen donor sperm industry in the 1980s. Since then, it has quadrupled in size over the past 10 years, branching into cellular therapies with the launch of FamilyCord in 1992, and into donor egg banking by acquiring Donor Egg Bank USA in 2016. Continuing its path of growth and innovation, California Cryobank joined forces with CBR in 2018 to become the world's largest newborn stem cell bank.

INDUSTRY LEADERS

California Cryobank is the #1 newborn stem cell and reproductive tissue bank. The company was founded by physicians and is supported by medical directors, genetic counselors, client consultants, newborn stem cell educators, laboratory staff, cryogenics teams, and many more.
8
Locations
430+
Employees
75,000+
Babies Born
875,000
Stem Cell Units

STEM CELLS

CBR started in 1992 and quickly grew to be the #1 newborn stem cell bank in the country. CBR introduced cord tissue services in 2010 given the promise of mesenchymal stem cells and regenerative medicine. FamilyCord launched in 1997 to provide stem cell services and has become a recognized industry leader in the US. In 2011, cord tissue service was launched allowing clients to take advantage of future regenerative medical treatments. In August of 2018, these two leading newborn stem cell companies joined forces to become CBR, a California Cryobank Company.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • #1 newborn stem cell bank recommended by OB/GYNs and expectant parents
  • Largest, most technologically advanced newborn stem cell bank
  • State-of-the-art 80,000 sq. ft laboratory
  • 875,000 newborn stem cell units

donor sperm

California Cryobank has over 50% market share in the premium donor sperm market. California Cryobank has one of the most stringent qualification processes in the industry, with less than 1% of all applicants qualifying to be a donor in our program.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • #1 sperm bank recommended by physicians
  • Largest catalog in the industry with 600+ sperm donors
  • 1,200 IVF clinics served annually
  • FDA-registered, AATB-accredited and licensed in multiple states
  • California Cryobank has helped an increasing number of families over the years

DONOR EGG

In 2016, California Cryobank acquired Donor Egg Bank USA, forming the world’s largest frozen donor egg bank. California Cryobank has a premier network of partner fertility practices in the United States and Canada.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • #1 egg bank recommended by physicians
  • Largest catalog in the industry with 350+ egg donors
  • One of the best clinical pregnancy rates in the industry: 58%
  • More eggs shipped than any other egg bank

SUPERIOR FACILITIES

THE LARGEST CRYOGENIC FACILITIES ON THE WEST COAST

State-of-the-art
Laboratories
Huge Bulk
Liquid Nitrogen Tanks
Seismically Reinforced
Buildings
High-tech Dry Fire
Prevention System
Industrial Back-up
Generators
24/7 Digital
Monitoring

IN THE NEWS

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Leadership

In addition to a Scientific and Clinical Advisory Board composed of recognized industry leaders in Embryology, Andrology, Psychological Services and Medical Genetics, California Cryobank has an outstanding Board of Directors and Management Team.

Board of Directors

Founders

HISTORICAL MILESTONES AND M&A

For more than 40 years, California Cryobank has been offering a variety of services within the life sciences industry. Below is a timeline of the key milestones in our growth and acquisitions.
1977
Founded California Cryobank
Dr. Sims and Dr. Rothman establish a sperm bank in California, providing frozen donor sperm services and private tissue cryopreservation for patients dealing with infertility.
1997
Entered Stem Cell Market (Cord Blood)
FamilyCord becomes the first private cord blood bank in California, expanding the company's services in the Life Sciences sector.
2008-2009
Acquired Park Avenue Fertility & vista cord
2010
Acquired Hoag Cord Blood
2011–2012
Launched Regenerative Medicine Service (Cord Tissue)
FamilyCord begins processing and storing cord tissue, a rich source of invaluable mesenchymal stem cells which can be used in regenerative medicine.
Acquired Cord Banc USA
2013
Acquired Cord Track
2014
Acquired Lifeline & CordÓn de Vida
2015
Launched Frozen egg bank
Cryobank begins a frozen donor egg program, then acquires Donor Egg Bank USA. The merger immediately establishes the company as the world’s largest frozen donor gamete bank.
2016
Acquired Donor Egg Bank USA, NW Cryobank & Southern Cord

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