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What are the advantages of Stem Cells from Cord Blood?

Bullet Stem cells isolated from Cord blood is more useful and easier to isolate. 

Bullet Stem cells from cord blood can be readily isolated from placenta at the time of childbirth. 

Bullet Harvesting stem cells from bone marrow is difficult when compared to cord blood as the procedure involves surgery. 

Bullet Cord blood can be stored and transplanted back into the same donor, to a family member or to an unrelated recipient. 

Bullet Stem cell rejection is less during when using cord blood as cord blood has not been involved in an immune reaction. 

Bullet Banked stem cells from cord blood are more readily available and are very useful for patients with leukemia, anemia, and immune deficiency.

Bullet Cord blood has a greater capacity to produce high number of new blood cells compared to bone marrow stem cells.


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By stem cells can liver fibrosis be treated ?
pramodpuri Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Can private doctors start stem celll cord blood bank ? If yes, how and what are the rules and regulations?
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hope.smarty Tuesday, June 30, 2009
I think that you could not live without stem cells. if you loose some cells your stem cells can replace them so that you don't die.
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