Umbilical Cord Blood

Bay Area Families Bank On Cord Blood For Life-Saving TreatmentsThousands of families are banking on potentially life-saving treatment from something that's often thrown away: umbilical cord blood.
Jefferson Award Winner Helps Provide Life Line To Transplant PatientsMinority patients awaiting bone marrow transplants stand a better chance for survival, because of this week’s Jefferson Award winner. She spearheads a campaign to increase the availability of lifesaving umbilical cord blood.