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Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is a chronic autoimmune disease associated with complications that reduce the quality of life of affected individuals and their families. The
To the more than 50,000 transplants performed and reported worldwide through the use of umbilical cord blood must be added 34,133 performed in China alone
Worldwide survey on key indicators for public cord bloodbanking technologies: By the World Marrow DonorAssociation Cord Blood Working Group
The Cord Blood Working Group of the World Marrow Donor Association created a survey for cord blood banks (CBBs) aimed to identify and understand the
When Eli was born in 2010, his parents were delighted to finally have a child. They had been trying to conceive for years and had
The cryogenic storage of cord blood was pioneered by Dr. Hal Broxmeyer at the Indiana University School of Medicine. He preserved the cord blood for the world’s first cord blood transplant in 1988: the cord blood from newborn Alison Farrow was frozen and shipped to Paris to treat her brother Matt Farrow.
In December 2021, Xiaoan, who had just turned 18, suddenly developed symptoms such as ulcers and blood spots. After a series of examinations, Xiaoan was