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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

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

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 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

Other transplant issues

... or certain types of transplants) is still ... at your doctor's office, transplant center,
and ... Saving your newborn's umbilical cord blood for later private use. ...

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

References

... Strategies to enhance umbilical cord blood stem cell engraftment in ... in
hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. ...

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

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