How Are Umbilical Cord Stem Cells Used?
Umbilical cord blood is a rich source of stem cells, the powerhouses behind many of today’s most advanced regenerative medicine practices. This has made the banking of umbilical cord blood stem cells an invaluable way to help family members combat future diseases and injuries that may happen. Disease and injury, after all, are part of life for everyone. For many people, though, umbilical cord stem cell banking sounds a bit scary and maybe even unethical.