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Umbilical cord blood banking

Umbilical cord blood is the blood that found in the umbilical cord and the placenta. This blood is usually thrown away. However, umbilical cord blood banking are a system where the child’s umbilical cord blood is stored and conserved. If you are thinking to storing your baby’s

Bone marrow stem cells transplantation

Stem cell transplantation, sometimes called a bone marrow transplant, is an intervention that replaces the diseased cells that make the blood with healthy cells. Stem cell transplantation allows physicians to give the patient high doses of chemotherapy or radiation therapy to increase the chances of eliminating cancer

All about the umbilical cord

Formed between the fourth and eighth week of gestation, the umbilical cord provides vital exchanges between the fetal blood and the placenta. Thanks to him, your baby receives the necessary oxygen and nutrients. What does the umbilical cord involve? Inside the umbilical cord circulate three blood vessels: