If you have been researching cord blood banking, you have probably heard of the AABB, the organization that accredits blood banks, including labs that process cord blood. The AABB publishes a monthly newsletter for its member blood banks.
This months issue of AABB News focuses on the growth of cord blood and cord blood banking. The feature story is dedicated to the exploration of research initiatives examining the use of cord blood for the treatment of diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and diabetes. These are just a few of the exciting areas where cord blood is at the forefront of medical research.