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Cord Blood Stem Cells May Help Treat Children with Hearing Loss

Cord Blood Stem Cells May Help Treat Children with Hearing Loss

Children with various brain disorders who have their own or a sibling’s cord blood stored in a family bank may now be able to receive cord blood therapy regardless of whether they qualify for a targeted clinical trial…

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Expanded access to cord blood therapy for cerebral palsy and autism patients

Expanded access to cord blood therapy for cerebral palsy and autism patients

Children with various brain disorders who have their own or a sibling’s cord blood stored in a family bank may now be able to receive cord blood therapy regardless of whether they qualify for a targeted clinical trial…

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New Cord Blood Research Shows Improvements in Cerebral Palsy

New Cord Blood Research Shows Improvements in Cerebral Palsy

A Duke University clinical trial has demonstrated promising results for the future potential of umbilical cord blood stem cells to help treat children with cerebral palsy.

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In a world first, youngest child undergoes own cord blood reinfusion to determine potential to prevent or delay onset of Type 1 Diabetes

In a world first, youngest child undergoes own cord blood reinfusion to determine potential to prevent or delay onset of Type 1 Diabetes

Cord Blood News: 20 month old Australian girl infused with her own cord blood to potentially prevent or delay onset of Type 1 Diabetes.

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Banking on The Future: A Grandmother’s Love

Banking on The Future: A Grandmother’s Love

The role of a grandparent is unlike any other in the world. When the baby you love and support and raised has a baby of their own, a new kind of love is born.

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Four Seasons Hotel Founders Donate $10 Million To Mount Sinai Hospital

Four Seasons Hotel Founders Donate $10 Million To Mount Sinai Hospital

Mount Sinai Hospital, one of the most well-established health sciences centres in Toronto, was the recipient of a special donation earlier this month.  The founders of the Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts donated an incredible $10 million to Mount Sinai in order to finance cancer research and care services.

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Research Activity for Mesenchymal Stem Cells Rise

Research is the key to developing any medical treatment into an effective product. With Mesenchymal Stem Cells being developed for potential therapeutic applications, research continues to discover their benefits to treating various diseases.

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How Are Cord Blood Stem Cells Used to Treat Leukemia?

One of the most common uses for cord blood stem cells is aiding in the treatment of various forms of leukaemia. We know that a cord blood transplant is an essential part of the process, but what actually happens when a transplant takes place?

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How Long Are Cord Blood Stem Cells Viable For?

When parents choose to store their baby’s cord blood, one of the most common questions they ask is: “How long after being stored can cord blood stem cells be used?”

Over the years, several studies have shown that cord blood stem cells can be used for quite some time after your child is born. For years, the common consensus was that cord blood stem cells were only viable for 15 years following a child’s birth. However, recent studies show that cord blood stem cells can be used for much longer that than. 

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