Issued: Nov. 19, 2015
Contact: Linda Miller

Ankara University Cord Blood Bank (AUCBB) in Turkey received internationally recognized accreditation by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. AUCBB, directed by Meral Beksac, M.D., is the first and only cord blood bank in Turkey to be recognized by FACT. The bank received accreditation on September 21, 2015, and is accredited for banking cord blood for both public and private family use. Read full release



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Accreditation Success Story

Hoxworth Blood Center Apheresis Collection Facility and its Cellular Therapies Division have been accredited by FACT since 2003. The program values their FACT accreditation and the impact it has had on their program’s continuous quality improvement objectives. Read more