International Standards for Cord Blood Collection, Processing, Banking, Selection and Release - Australian Government


You must comply with this standard if you intend to use haematopoietic progenitor cells derived from cord blood for any commercial or scientific purpose.

Haematopoietic progenitor cells, otherwise known as stem cells, are used in research and approved experimental medical trials.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Health and Aged Care

Therapeutic Goods Administration

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