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Heroes are born every minute because a baby’s umbilical cord blood could save a life.
Umbilical cord blood, which is typically thrown away, is rich with the blood-forming cells that can give blood cancer patients hope for a cure.
These therapies are used by millions of people worldwide to treat a variety of diseases and serious medical conditions. PPTA works globally to: You will find donating plasma a rewarding experience.
PPTA member companies produce approximately 80% of the plasma protein therapies in the U. You can take pride in the fact that your donation is helping to save and improve lives.
Donating your baby’s cord blood to a public cord blood bank can help patients get the transplants they need.
Cord blood donation is completely safe for you and your baby. It’s only taken from the umbilical cord itself after your baby is born. And when you donate your baby’s cord blood to a public cord blood bank there are no collection or storage costs. government to operate the nation’s Cord Blood Coordinating Center as mandated by the Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Act of 2005 (Stem Cell Act 2005) and amended by the Stem Cell Therapeutic Reauthorization Act of 20.