Cord Blood stem cells

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    “Cord blood” refers to blood from the umbilical cord and placenta. While the cord is traditionally discarded after birth, cord blood contains powerful stem cells useful to medical treatment. Researchers are finding more reasons to bank cord blood every year. Severe diseases, like cancer and cerebral palsy, may be treated with stem cells found in cord blood.
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