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Understanding Stem Cells and Umbilical Cord Blood

 

9th Annual International Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation Symposium - Hyatt Regency at Embarcadero Center in San Francisco, June 23-25, 2011!

http://www.cordbloodsymposium.org/

 

July is Cord Blood Awareness Month in the USA 

 

This page includes:

 

Regarding Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells.

What are Stem Cells?  (Website & Video).   

Cord blood stem cells help meet minority marrow needs (Video).                         

Stem Cell Treatment is available now in the following areas.

The following diseases have been treated with transplants using StemCyte cord blood units.                                                        

FACTS About One Public Umbilical Cord Blood Collection & Bank.

Regarding Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cell:

 

 "The Newborn’s trash

is a person's

"Treasure of Life!""

 ---  Nita T.----   

Cord blood stem cells help meet minority marrow needs

By David Martin, CNN

March 1, 2010 10:09 p.m. EST

3:33 Video that shows 2 stories about the how and why of cord blood donations and transplants:

http://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/03/01/cord.blood.marrow.minorities/index.html

What are Stem Cells?  Website

After you leave this site you will really be in the know.

What are stem cells - Video

A 7:52 video on how stem cells work and develop.

After you look and listen to the following video you will know exactly what is up.  It is absolutely amazing!

 

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/info/stem_cell/whatarestemcells.php

Stem Cell Treatment is available now in the following areas:

 

  • - Autoimmune Disease
  • - Cerebral Palsy
  • - Diabetes
  • - Heart Failure
  • - Multiple Sclerosis
  • - Osteoarthritis
  • - Degenerative Joint Disease
  • - Parkinson's Disease
  • - Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • - Stroke

 

The following diseases have been treated with transplants using StemCyte cord blood units:

 

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia

Adrenoleukodystrophy

Alpha Mannosidosis

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Amegakaryocy

Anaplastic Lymphoma

Aplasia

Aplastic Anemia

Biphenotypic Leukemia

Burkitt’s Lymphoma

Chediak-Higashi Syndrome

Chronic Granulomatous Disease

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia

Congenital Neutropenia

Diuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Dyskeratosis Congenita

Familial Lymphohistiocytosis

Fanconi Anemia

Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis

Histiocytosis

Hodgkin’s Disease

Hunter’s Syndrome

Hurler’s Syndrome

Hyper IgM Syndrome

 

I Cell Disease (Leroy Disease)

Juvenile Myeloid Leukemia

Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Kostmann Syndrome

Krabbe Disease

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

Leukodystrophy

Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Mycosis Fungoides

Myelodysplastic Disorder

Myelofibrosis

Neuroblastoma

Niemann-Pick Disease

Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma

Osteopetrosis

Plasmocyte Leukemia

Polycythemia Vera

Refractory Anemia

Sandhoff Disease

Scleroderma

Severe Combined Immune Deficiency

(SCID)

Sickle Cell Disease

T-Cell Immunodeficiency

Thalassemia

Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome

It’s not just about saving blood....it’s about saving lives.

FACTS About Public Umbilical Cord Blood Collection & Banks

StemCyte is a public cord blood bank.  Read about cord blood and their services bu going directly to their site:  http://www.stemcyteinc.com/faq/index.html#q18

StemCyte, Inc.                                                                                                    1589 W Industrial Park St.
Covina, CA 91722
Toll Free: (866) 783-6298 (1-866-STEMCYTE)
Local Ph: (626) 646-2500
contact@stemcyte.com

Umbilical cord blood stem cells are already in clinical use and have been used in approximately 10,000 transplants worldwide. 

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