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Experimental Technology Improves Cord Blood Transplants ...

... Another potential source of stem cells is blood from umbilical cords, which
can be collected ... Umbilical cord blood is a rich source of stem cells. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/experimental-technology-improves-cord-blood-transplants-for-leukemia-patients

Sources of stem cells for transplant

... with the exception noted above in umbilical cord blood). ... or peripheral blood
stem cell transplant, the donor ... for more after the cord blood stem cells ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/bonemarrowandperipheralbloodstemcelltransplant/stem-cell-transplant-stem-cell-sources

Stem Cell Transplant (Peripheral Blood, Bone Marrow, and ...

... with the exception noted above in umbilical cord blood). ... or peripheral blood
stem cell transplant, the donor ... for more after the cord blood stem cells ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003215-pdf.pdf

High-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplant for ...

... and placenta after a baby is born and the umbilical cord is cut. (This blood
is rich ... are then frozen and stored until they are needed for the transplant. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemiainchildren/detailedguide/childhood-leukemia-treating-bone-marrow

Stem cell transplant for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... These stem cells come from blood drained from the ... a baby is born and the
umbilical cord is cut. ... Because this type of transplant can cause severe or ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chroniclymphocyticcll/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-lymphocytic-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell-transplant

High-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplant for non ...

... Umbilical cord blood (for a cord blood transplant). Most stem cell
transplants are now PBSCTs. Types of transplants. There ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/non-hodgkinlymphoma/detailedguide/non-hodgkin-lymphoma-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell

High-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplant for Hodgkin ...

... These cells come from blood drained from the umbilical ... a baby is born and
the umbilical cord is cut ... For this type of transplant, lower doses of chemo ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/hodgkindisease/overviewguide/hodgkin-disease-overview-treating-high-dose-chemo-bone-marrow

High-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplant for ...

... These stem cells come from blood drained from the umbilical cord
and placenta after a baby is born and the cord is cut. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemiainchildren/overviewguide/childhood-leukemia-overview-treating-bone-marrow

Stem cell transplant for acute myeloid leukemia

... stem cells harvested from a baby's umbilical cord are used. ... to the source of
the blood-forming stem ... In an allogeneic transplant, the stem cells come ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-acutemyeloidaml/detailedguide/leukemia-acute-myeloid-myelogenous-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell-transplant

What's it like to donate stem cells?

... and cut, the placenta and umbilical cord are cleaned ... future use is not the same
as donating cord blood. ... in the section called “Other transplant issues ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/bonemarrowandperipheralbloodstemcelltransplant/stem-cell-transplant-donor-experience