Ukraine, in this period, since it won independence in 1991, was passing difficult stages of the state formation,
building of the own economy and health system. Therefore cord blood banking in Ukraine started with the services
of personal storage of stem cells.
Enthuastic Ukrainian scientists played a significant role in the establishment of cord blood banking in Ukraine,
trying to implement the methods of cryopreservation of stem cells and tissues, they developed, complying with the highest international standards in practical health care.