Cord Blood Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
  • Release Date : 01 October 2014
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Pages : 380 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0124077854
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Download or read book entitled Cord Blood Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine by author: Catherine Stavropoulos-Giokas which was release on 01 October 2014 and published by Academic Press with total page 380 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Cord Blood Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine discusses the current applications for cord blood stem cells and techniques for banking cord blood. Cord blood, blood from the umbilical cord and placenta of an infant, represents an alternate source of stem cells that can be used to treat a myriad of disorders. Cord blood stem cells are being used more frequently and studied more seriously, as evidenced by the explosion of scientific literature on the topic. Currently, clinical and pre-clinical trials are being done in the field, treating conditions as severe as heart failure. Coupled with regenerative medicine, cord blood stem cells potentially carry the future of research and medicine in treating tissue damage, genetic disorders, and degenerative diseases. Read about new applications for cord blood stem cells and new techniques for banking cord blood - the future of regenerative medicine therapy. Comprehensive coverage of the medical application of cord blood stem cells Practical guide for usage of allogeneic and autologous cord blood in regenerative medicine Covers new applications of cord blood stem cells, particularly transplantation and HIV Introduces new technologies for cord blood stem cells and regenerative medicine

Cord Blood

Cord Blood

Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Establishing a National Cord Blood Stem Cell Bank Program
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Medical
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