Yesterday, today and tomorrow: Umbilical cord blood can save lives World Cord Blood Day 2023

There is no translation available.15th November 2023, Berlin, Germany: As every year in mid-November global science community celebrates World Cord Blood Day. During that day many events, conferences and workshops take place around the world. The idea of ​​the celebration is to familiarize parents w...

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Groundbreaking: NO MORE LIMITATIONS FOR CORD BLOOD USE

There is no translation available.On 17 April 2023, the FDA gave approval to the Gamida Cell product “Omisirge” (known also as omidubicel or NiCord)1. This is the first FDA market approval of an “expanded” cord blood product, which means that the number of stem cells in cord blood is no longer it’s...

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First transplantation of autologus cord blood stored in FamiCord Group in hematological disease

There is no translation available. At the age of 3, Antek became ill with aplastic anemia. This disease involves damage to the bone marrow, which causes reduced production of red and white blood cells and platelets, leading to anemia. The only solution for patients is astem cell transplant. At the...

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Multiplication of umbilical cord blood stem cells as a chance for cancer patients

There is no translation available. Multiplication of umbilical cord blood stem cells as anew hope for cancer patients Cord blood stem cells are used in medicine for treatment of over 80 different diseases such as leukemias, lymphomas and sickle cell anemia for over 30 years. It has also been prove...

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