We used to think that diseases of the blood and immune system were terminal.
Now we know better.
The haematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) in your baby’s cord blood can be used to treat an ever-growing number of diseases of the blood and immune system.
Cord blood HSCs offer protection against:
Research suggests that in the future, the mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) found in cord tissue will be used to repair and replace damaged tissues and organs.
Stem Cell Scientists are currently investigating treatments for: