Carolinas Cord Blood Bank
Give birth to hope. Donate Umbilical Cord Blood.

About CCBB

The Carolinas Cord Blood Bank (CCBB) is one of the largest public cord blood banks in the world. Established in 1998 with support from the National Heart and Blood Institute of the NIH, CCBB is a part of the Duke University School of Medicine. CCBB has: An extensive inventory of…

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How to Donate Cord Blood

Thank-you for your interest in donating your baby’s cord blood to the Carolinas Cord Blood Bank (CCBB). Becoming a donor is a simple and rewarding event. Your donation helps increase the national inventory of cord blood units and may enable more people to find a match for treatment of cancer…

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Healthcare Provider Resources

Any physician or midwife who agrees to collect cord blood for public donation must view a short online training presentation and complete a post-test assessment. The total time commitment for this activity is less than 10 minutes. Yearly recertification is required. The training must be completed before the cord blood…

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