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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.
What are they?
Stem cells are undifferentiated cells that can differentiate into specialized cells and can divide to produce more itself.
Stem cell lingo can be a challenge. Check out our stem cell vocabulary cheat sheet that you can keep by your side as you do your cord blood banking research.
HLA typing helps create a successful stem cell transplant, through bone marrow or cord blood, by making sure the donor's and patient's genetic code match. Learn more about the transplant process.