Singapore Cord Blood Bank, Singapore

Registration Status: Completed

Objective: Singapore Cord Blood Bank (SCBB), is a public bank collect, process and store cord blood for clinical application. However, the donor provide consent to release donated cord blood for research if the donated cord blood do not meet the clinical banking criteria. SCBB has been registered as a Research Tissue Bank under Human Biomedical Research Act of Singapore. SCBB provides cord blood products (fresh and frozen) for approved research.

Registered Biobank Name Singapore Cord Blood Bank
Biobank Leader Arun Prasath
Country Singapore
Email for biobank inquiries arun.prasath@scbb.com.sg
Principal Investigator Dr Aloysius Ho
User Type
  • Mono: A biobank that supports a specific research project, may have few staff members, a small-scale accrual scope with little to no initial intention of releasing or distributing biospecimens to secondary parties
  • Oligo: A biobank that supports several research groups or clinical trials, may or may not be designed to release biospecimens outside their collaborative group
  • Poly: A biobank that has generally a larger accrual scope, resources, and multiple users outside the biobank proper
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