Blood Centers of America (BCA) is a national network of over 50 independent blood centers with over 500 fixed collection and testing sites positioned throughout the country. The BCA Cell Therapy Network provides a variety of products and services for support in research, clinical trials and commercialization. With our network’s expertise and national footprint BCA is an effective partner assisting in the advancement of cell therapies.
Products include human blood products, specific cells and tissues to the therapeutic, diagnostic and cell therapy industries. A segment of the BCA membership also provides cord blood and tissue products including tendons, skin, ligaments, cartilage and bone paste or powder.
In addition to providing source material and cell collection services, BCA Members process and manufacture cell products in highly regulated GMP facilities. Other support services include Infectious Disease and NAT Testing, HLA and genomic testing as well as Logistics and Quality and/or Regulatory Consultation.