Stem cells are the body’s master cells. They create our organs, tissues, blood and immune system. Saving the stem cells from your newborn’s umbilical cord provides your family with the benefit of having access to both the lifesaving qualities of cord blood and the potential future uses of cord tissue that are in research stages.
Cord blood stem cells have been used to treat certain cancers, blood disorders, metabolic disorders, and immune diseases
Cord tissue stem cells have shown the potential to heal spinal cord, cartilage, and brain injuries in early-stage research
Read what medical experts have to say about the importance of cord blood banking
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