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.

  
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Regenerative Medicine & Placenta Tissue Stem Cells

Placental stem cells have more benefits than you thought. Discover the role of MSCs in regenerative therapy, such as repair, renewal of diseased cells and more.

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7 Step Guide to How Cord Blood Banking Works

Banking Cord Blood is one of the most important things you can do as a parent. It keeps your baby safe well into their adult life. While banking is as easy as 1,2,3, it may not always seem that way. With all the things you have on your plate, it’s perfectly normal to feel a bit overwhelmed.

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The Different Cord Blood Banking Options: Cord Tissue and Placental Tissue

Considering saving your baby’s cord blood? Learn more about different stem cell banking options, such as cord tissue banking and placental tissue banking.

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New Research Shows That Cryopreservation Doesn't Affect MSCs Viability

New research at The University of Arizona shows that the cord tissue cryopreservation does not affect viability. Learn more about the research.

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Cord Blood Banking vs. Cord Tissue Banking

Learn about the difference between cord blood and cord tissue, stem cells that can be collected from them, and whether you can bank both at the same time.

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Your Placenta, 3 Things To Do With It

The placenta has been getting a lot of buzz lately. Many expectant families have discovered the power of the placenta, the question is now, should you eat it, bury it, or bank it? Find out more!

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Placenta Tissue Stem Cells Can Be Used To Treat Mothers

Unlike cord blood, placental tissue stem cells can be used to treat a variety of diseases in mothers due to a perfect genetical match. Learn more on Americord.

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How Umbilical Cord Tissue And Placenta Tissue Are Processed Before Being Stored

Curious about how umbilical cord tissue and placenta tissue are processed and stored in our labs? Find out more about Americord's tissue processing method.

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Cord Tissue Banking: Still Unsure?

Cord blood and tissue banking can provide baby with 20 years of protection. You’ve probably heard about cord blood banking, but what about cord tissue banking?

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Cord Tissue Banking Vs Cord Blood Banking

As Stem Cells from the Umbilical Cord and Placenta Tissue Become More Important, Americord Attracts A New Set of Savvy Customers

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Should I Bank Cord Tissue Stem Cells: Pros & Cons And How It Can Be Used

Scientists, Doctors, Researchers, and expectant parents are all suggesting that you bank cord tissue and cord blood. Why is this? Well, medical advancements in stem cell research have improved exponentially in the last 10 years and continue to make strides everyday.

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Cord Blood Banking vs. Cord Tissue Banking

Cord blood and cord tissue have many differences. However, they both contain stem cells that can help treat and cure diseases that were once seemingly untreatable.

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Why Saving Your Placenta Tissue After Birth Is a Good Idea

Americord is the only private cord blood bank that specializes in placenta tissue banking. What is The Placenta?

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Cord Tissue Banking Advantages For Baby

Cord tissue is a rich source of MSCs that can treat a plethora of diseases cord blood stem cells can't. Learn how cord tissue banking can protect your family.

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