- By Valeria Arcila
- Posted 6/30/2016 12:52:11 PM
Stem cells derived from cord tissue are increasingly being utilized in regenerative medicine for a wide range of conditions. The latest research points to the critical importance of storing the cord tissue pieces rather than enzymatic digestion before cryopreservation to maximize the likelihood of use.
- By Oleg Mikulinsky
- Posted 3/2/2013 6:07:36 PM
Scientists are hopeful that an effective treatment for cerebral palsy using cord blood stem cells could be on the horizon now that the first results of a Phase 2 study have been published. Promising results will encourage more clinical trials which will make the therapy available to more patients.