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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 14, 2022




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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.


On March 14, 2022, Cryo-Cell International, Inc. ("Cryo-Cell", or "the Company") entered into a Purchase Agreement ("Agreement") with Scannell Properties #502, LLC ("Seller") to acquire a commercial office building and associated property that is under construction ("the Property") located at 857 S. Briggs Avenue, Durham County, Durham, North Carolina ("Land")


Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, the Company's obligation to close the acquisition of the Property is subject to customary closing conditions. The Agreement contains customary representation and warranties by the Seller. Although the Company believes that the acquisition is probable, there can be no assurance that the acquisition of the Property will be consummated.


The purchase price for the Property is Eleven Million Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($11,200,000). Pursuant to the Agreement, on March 16, 2022, the Company transferred an initial earnest deposit of Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($200,000). The Company intends to fund the purchase price with cash on hand, cash flow from operations and with future additional financing.


Seller is constructing certain improvements upon the Land, including but not limited to an approximately 56,000 square foot building to be utilized by Cryo-Cell. The consummation of the purchase is subject to the Company's completion of due diligence and various closing conditions to be met by the parties. If the Company does not close on the Property, there are provisions under which the Seller may have to refund the deposit or a portion thereof.


The foregoing summary of the Agreement is qualified in its entirety by the Agreement, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1.

Item 8.01 Other Information


On March 16, 2022, the Company issued a press release announcing the Agreement. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.


The following document is filed with this Current Report on Form 8-K.



Exhibit No.




Purchase Agreement between Scannell Properties #502, LLC and Cryo-Cell International, Inc. dated March 14, 2022



Press Release dated March 16, 2022



Cover Page Interactive data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.










March 16, 2022


/s/ David Portnoy




David Portnoy, Chairman and Co-CEO