Cord blood can be used to treat patients who are suffering from life threatening diseases. Due to the size of the cord blood unit donated, it is generally used to treat children but research is now showing that adults can be successfully treated too.
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Here are a few amazing stories from the parents of children who have received a cord blood transplant.
Melissa, pictured here with her baby brother Max, was diagnosed with a rare disease when she was... Read more
It was quite by chance that a GP noticed that something was drastically wrong with 6 month old baby Hollie... Read more
Harvey began to show signs of suffering from asthma when he was only a few months old. Read more
At 10 days old, Alessia was taken to hospital with a severe skin complaint causing her... Read more