Archive for the ‘cord blood banking’ Category

More Families Are Banking Umbilical Cord Blood

Friday, February 5th, 2016

More families are opting to bank umbilical cord blood. The blood that remains in a newborn’s umbilical cord after birth is a rich source of stem cells.  Watch this video to see why adult stem cell research is offering new hope to so many families.

Cord Blood Banking Benefits Children

Friday, August 7th, 2015

Three stories are shared in this video. These children each received stem cells from cord blood.

Peyton and Laird were each infused with their own stem cells as potential therapy. Dillon received a stem cell transplant from his brother’s cord blood and bone marrow.