Some of the popular cord blood banks

Cord blood stem cells can treat several diseases, including some cancers, blood disorders, and immune deficiencies. Among these are leukemia, aplastic anemia, Hodgkin’s disease, and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. There are many blood bank companies in the United States that exclusively store cord blood for future and emergency use. Estimates suggests that more than one million units […]

An insight into Cord blood banks

Cord blood is the blood in the baby’s umbilical cord. It contains stem cells that can be used to cultivate blood vessels, organs, and tissues. Cord blood banking involves collecting blood left in your newborn’s umbilical cord and placenta and storing it for future medical use. Cord blood contains stem cells that are potentially lifesaving […]