About Progenics

To consistently provide our clients with the highest quality in processing Cord Blood and Cord Tissue samples for long term cryopreservation in our state-of-the-art processing laboratory and storage facility in order to ensure cryopreserved stem cells constantly meet current regulatory requirements and international accreditation standards for safe, secure, effective and prompt retrieval of cellular therapy product when needed for clinical use.

To be the global address of families interested in cryopreserving cellular therapy product of unmatched quality through consistency in producing highest viable yield of processed stem cells for potential clinical use. To be actively helping various ethnic groups nationally and globally by facilitating access to our unmatched quality services in cryopreservation of cellular therapy product.

We are Proudly Canadian!

We were founded in 2004, and have successfully banked cord blood for over 21,000 famillies. Progenics is a Health Canada and FDA registered and AABB accredited facility with experience in processing cord blood for successful transplantation.

Our Shared Core Values

Ethical Behavior
Knowledge Transfer
Continual Improvement
Teamwork and Collaboration 

Banked cord blood units since summer of 2004


Average recovery rate of total nucleated cells


Recovery rate of viable stem cells


CD34+ Viability rate

We speak…
  • English
  • French
  • Chinese
  • Arabic
  • Hindi
  • Tagalog
  • Farsi

Successful cord blood transplant rate


Extremely low processing failure rate

AABB Accredited

Health Canada Registered

FDA Registered

Our Experts

Dr. Jeff Silverman

Medical Director

Elias Kalouche

Vice President

International FACT Accreditation Inspector of Cord Blood and Cellular Therapy programs and a member of the FACT Committee tasked to develop the 6th and 7th editions of the International Standards of Cord Blood Banking.

Alla Pidgorna

Laboratory Manager

Co-author of “Effects of Interruptions of Controlled-Rate Freezing on the Viability of Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells”.

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