Ahmedabad: One of the world`s prominent cord blood banks and biotherapies companies, StemCyte Inc. USA, on Friday announced the opening of its first umbilical cord blood(UCB) stem cell banking facility at Apollo Hospital in Gujarat`s Gandhinagar district.It will be the first cord blood bank facility in India which shall be used both for public and family donor purposes, an official statement said.
Diseases like Cancer (Leukemia, lymphoma, Myeloma), Blood disorders (Thalessemia, sickle cell anemia, Fanconi anemia) and Auto Immune Deficiency have successfully beentreated using UCB stem cells."With 20 years of human safety, umbilical cord blood stem cells are emerging as a prime source of stem cells in the field of regenerative medicine, which repairs injured tissues,nerves and organs," StemCyte Inc. USA CEO Ken Giacin said in a statement.PTI
Kejriwal asks TV anchor to tweak interview
Amar Singh, Jaya Prada join Ajit Singh`s RLD
Modi slams Nitish Kumar in Bihar rally
AAP leader Ashwin Upadhyay calls Arvind Kejriwal `CIA agent`