“NHS patients with diseases such as leukaemia, lymphoma and sickle-cell anaemia are to benefit from better access to potentially life-saving stem cell therapy thanks to a new multifaceted partnership announced today"
“The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has begun enrollment for the first Phase I safety study approved by the Food and Drug
Administration to investigate the use of a child's own umbilical cord blood... ”
“Laboratory culture (in vitro) studies
examining the activity of human umbilical
cord blood cells (HUCB) on experimental models of central nervous system aging, injury and disease, have shown that HUCBs provide a 'trophic effect' ...”.