Accreditation Statistics

As of August 1, 2022

Cellular Therapy Entities

  • Accredited: 250
  • Applicants: 25

Cord Blood Banks

  • Accredited: 56
  • Applicants: 7

Congratulations to the following program for achieving initial FACT accreditation: King Abdulaziz Medical City - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (adult and pediatric allogeneic and autologous hematopoietic progenitor cellular therapy; marrow and peripheral blood cellular therapy product collection; cellular therapy product processing with minimal manipulation). A complete list of accredited organizations can be found at

ISCT Announces Educational Program on Advanced Therapy Manufacturing

Posted in :: 2021 Volume 5 :: Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

The International Society for Cellular Therapy (ISCT) announced the availability of the online Educational Program on Advanced Therapy Manufacturing, offered in partnership with the Andalusian Network for the Design & Translation of Advanced Therapies (And&tAT). The program is offered to ISCT members free of charge.

The program provides six self-serve online courses on the fundamentals of regulations on Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs), specifically for cell therapy, gene therapy, and tissue engineering. Course topics include:

  • Cell and Gene Therapy Manufacturing Methods.
  • Quality Assurance.
  • Product Development Pathways.
  • GMP Compliance.
  • Investigational Medicinal Product Dossier (IMPD) Writing.

Visit the ISCT website for specific course descriptions and instructions for enrolling.