Can umbilical cord blood help kids with brain tumors?

Answer Yes. Brain tumor is just one of the fatal diseases cured by cord blood. Cord blood also cures Type 1 diabetes, blood diseases such as leukemia, cerebral palsy and Parkinson's Disease.

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What is umbilical cord blood banking?

The blood that comes from the umbilical cord is uniquely valuable. It is filled with stem cells, which are cells that can develop into any cell the body needs. The cells in umbilical cord blood a... Read More »

What kind of blood does the umbilical cord contain?

Cord blood is rich in stem cells, including blood-forming hematopoietic cells. These stem cells contain platelets, as well as red and white blood cells that can be used to treat diseases such as le... Read More »

How many blood vessels are in the umbilical cord?

Can my son's umbilical cord blood inject into a renal failure patient?

You have to pay after and/or take a loan. It can take years to pay back.