cord blood


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Noun1.cord blood - blood obtained from the umbilical cord at birth
blood - the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets; "blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and carries away waste products"; "the ancients believed that blood was the seat of the emotions"
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Summary: Stem cell-rich cord blood can help combat genetic disorders
Many parents today choose to save the cord blood for the future health of their child.
October 31, 2017 -- Research from a Phase 2 clinical trial shows that patients with cerebral palsy (CP) treated with an infusion of an adequate dose of their own cord blood collected and stored at birth saw a significant improvement in their motor function.
These findings in children with CP follow the publication in April 2017 of results from a Phase 1 safety trial using a child's own cord blood to treat autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Michele Fox is working to get the word out about the importance of mothers donating their children's umbilical cord blood.
UKPRwire, Sat Jan 09 2016] Transparency Market Research has published a new market report titled, Cord Blood Banking Services Market - LATAM Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2015 - 2023.
Dubai Cord Blood and Research Centre urges mothers who get pregnant again to donate cord blood of their newborns.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-January 29, 2015-China Cord Blood, Cord Blood Registry enter collaboration
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 29, 2015-China Cord Blood, Cord Blood Registry enter collaboration
The finding may lead to greater use of cord blood in blood-cancer treatments.
M2 PHARMA-October 13, 2014-Cesca Therapeutics to provide cell storage, processing, consumables platform to NY Upstate Cord Blood Bank
Every year, many people diagnosed with diseases such as leukemia and lymphoma require transplants of stem cells from umbilical cord blood or other sources.