Stem Cells 101

Discover the possibilities of stem cells for the future of medicine. Umbilical cord blood, umbilical cord tissue, placenta tissue provide infinite possibilities for the future of medicine.

Birth Planning

Check out the latest trends and tried-and true ways to having a healthy baby! Things to consider when in the delivery room and beyond.

Pregnancy Tips

Tips and tricks for a safe and healthy pregnancy. From nutrition and exercise to unexpected steps you can take to help baby develop to their fullest potential.

Cord Blood Banking

Learn how umbilical cord blood banking works - from the collection kit to processing and storing baby's stem cells for the future.

Tissue Banking

Learn about the hidden potential of mesenchymal stem cells for the entire family and how to save them for when the hope of regenerative medicine becomes a reality.

Cures and Clinical Trials

Stem Cell researchers around the world are studying their potential to cure genetic diseases, reverse damage from injuries, and improve quality of life for all ages.

Beyond Pregnancy

So you gave birth to a happy and healthy baby, what happens next? How breastfeeding, vaccines, car seats, and other precautions can protect baby from common infections and mishaps that have serious consequences.

In The News

Trending Topics in pregnancy, stem cell research, and cord blood, cord tissue, and placenta tissue banking.

Stem Cells 101

Discover the possibilities of stem cells for the future of medicine. Umbilical cord blood, umbilical cord tissue, placenta tissue provide infinite possibilities for the future of medicine.

Birth Planning

Check out the latest trends and tried-and true ways to having a healthy baby! Things to consider when in the delivery room and beyond.

Pregnancy Tips

Tips and tricks for a safe and healthy pregnancy. From nutrition and exercise to unexpected steps you can take to help baby develop to their fullest potential.

Cord Blood Banking

Learn how umbilical cord blood banking works - from the collection kit to processing and storing baby's stem cells for the future.

Tissue Banking

Learn about the hidden potential of mesenchymal stem cells for the entire family and how to save them for when the hope of regenerative medicine becomes a reality.

Cures and Clinical Trials

Stem Cell researchers around the world are studying their potential to cure genetic diseases, reverse damage from injuries, and improve quality of life for all ages.

In The News

Trending Topics in pregnancy, stem cell research, and cord blood, cord tissue, and placenta tissue banking.

Beyond Pregnancy

So you gave birth to a happy and healthy baby, what happens next? How breastfeeding, vaccines, car seats, and other precautions can protect baby from common infections and mishaps that have serious consequences.

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