Biocell Lugano was established in 2009 as a part of Biocell Center – International Group present in Italy and United States. Biocell Center was the first company in the world to offer cryopreservation of amniotic fluid stem cells and placental stem cells from chorionic villi. Biocell Lugano was the leading research and development lab for the group and for almost 10 years performed thousands of stem cells isolation procedures. In 2018 Biocell Lugano became a part of FamiCord Group – leading cord blood bank in Europe, in November 2018 being registered as FamiCord Suisse. Operating proprietary technology, it will offer services both to individual clients as well as B2B clients in Europe and other countries.