The Best Time to Bank Your Cells Is Today

Calendar on January first counting days to bank cells

Your own live cells are the single most valuable resource for future medical treatment. Thanks to the advances in the field of regenerative medicine, scientists now have the tools to use them to theoretically treat any disease imaginable. One thing to keep in mind is that the sooner you bank your cells, and shield them […]

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Investing in the Ultimate Health Insurance Policy

Image of a piggy-bank in the shape of a house and coins in a desk to illustrate the importance of planning for the future.

We can all understand the importance of having the right insurance policy to protect our property and well-being from potential risks. Science now provides the possibility to invest in protection at a cellular level. Find out how Acorn gives you the best chance to capitalize on the advancements of regenerative medicine. Experience has taught us […]

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Your Cells Will Be The Next Currency in Healthcare – Are You Ready?

“Have you had your cells done”? That will be the future cocktail party talk that will bubble around us as we mingle.   Over the next few years, cell-based medical innovations will revolutionize the way we treat diseases and the way we think about our own personal healthcare.  Increasingly, doctors will be leveraging our own cells […]

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How Acorn has joined the fight against COVID-19

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The world is currently in the midst of the worst pandemic of the 21st century. SARS-CoV-2 has disrupted the lives of billions of people around the world and brought entire economies to a halt. These uncertain times demand unprecedented cooperation between governments, private organizations, and civil society. Very early on, we at Acorn raised our […]

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Landing our moonshot: How Elevate took Acorn to the next level

Drew Taylor on stage at the elevate wellness conference

This fall, Toronto became the center of the universe for all things tech and innovation. Elevate Tech Festival, now the fastest-growing conference of its kind in the world, kicked off across the city. It brought together entrepreneurs, scientists, disruptors — and even a former First Lady and astronaut — to talk big ideas.  For Acorn, […]

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Why young families should consider banking their child’s stem cells

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The other week, the Acorn team attended the National Women’s Show in downtown Toronto.  A health tech company like ours that’s revolutionizing the way we collect stem cells through non-invasive means may not seem like the type of organization you’d expect to see at a show like this. But it was a no-brainer decision for […]

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Here is everything you ever wanted to know about cells

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What is a cell and why are they important? Trillions of cells make up our bodies, all working together to keep us alive.   Cells are the basic building blocks of all living things. Each cell eventually becomes a cell with a particular function in our body.  Once they have fully developed their role, we […]

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