Mar 2013 - CRYOLIFE wins the CAPITAL Outstanding Enterprise Award for the third consecutive year
- CRYOLIFE has been voted the BEST cord blood bank by 80% HK families in a survey conducted by Asia Stem Cell Association (ASCA)
Dec 2012 - Appointed Dr. Tang Wan Yee Winnie, Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Health Science, Bloomberg School of Public Health of Johns Hopkins as our Lab Consultant
- Cord blood inventory grew to 20,000 units
Aug 2012 Introduced CRYO-Companion Program to protect "high-risk" families who may need stem cell transplant
Mar 2012 Awarded the “Best Biotechnology Company” category of the CAPITAL Outstanding Enterprise Awards for the second consecutive year
Jan 2012 First Branch Office in Macau
Dec 2011 CRYOLIFE Takes Over StemLife Samples
Nov 2011 AABB assessment completed and renewed to end of 2013
Sep 2011 Appointed Dr. Samantha Shan (PhD in AnatomyThe Chinese University of Hong Kong) as our full time Lab Director
July 2011 Office expansion completed with floor space over 16,000 sq feet
Mar 2011 - CRYOLIFE wins “Best Biotechnology Company” title in the 11th CAPITAL Outstanding Enterprise Awards
- The first CRYOLIFE's iPhone App in pregnant information was launched
Jan 2011 Expansion of CRYOLIFE lab and office to provide more quality service to clients.
Q4 2010 Number of storage tanks over 22
Nov 2010 Launched CRYOLIFE 24 Hour Live Laboratory Webcast
July 2010 Over 15,000 cord blood unit are in stored
May 2010 CRYOLIFE qualified for Hong Kong Q-Mark Service Scheme
Mar 2010 Upgraded to ISO 9001:2008
Dec 2009 AABB accreditation effortlessly renewed to end of 2011
July 2009 Expanded our office in 3 floors in Delta House, Shatin
June 2009 CRYOmatch programme was launched and offers free HLA typing service to clients. The first and only private cord blood registry was established by CRYOLIFE.
Spring 2009 Over 12,000 cord blood unit are in stored.
End 2008 Invested over $5M for laboratory renovation. Our 10,000 sq ft laboratory is in conjunction with the cord blood storage including installation of vaccum piping.
June 2008 First cord blood bank in Hong Kong to introduce AXP AutoXpress™ Platform for automated cord blood processing.
Dec 2007 Became the first AABB (American Association of Blood Banks) accredited cord blood bank in Hong Kong and China.
June 2007 Combined our office with laboratory, and refurbished our centre.
March 2004 CRYOLIFE was one of the founding members of the Asia Pacific Cord Blood Bank Consortium (APCBBC) with four other industry leaders in Asia.
Jan 2004 Expanded office to International Financial Centre (IFC) in Central
June 2002 Upgraded to ISO 9001:2000
Nov 2001 Appointed professional Medical Director to join CRYOLIFE
April 1999 Achieved ISO 9001:1994
Jan 1998 CRYOLIFE Family Cord Blood Bank was officially launched with laboratory in Shatin and office in Kowloon region, starting to provide cord blood collection, processing and storage services in HK and in Asia.
1996 Cell Therapy Technologies Centre Limited (CTTC) was established with CRYOLIFE as registered trademark. The first Asia private family cord blood bank.