Umbilical cord blood donations

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January 15, 2014 3:11:42 PM PST
moments after a child is born, parents can decide to privately bank their baby's cord blood for future personal use --for a fee. But you can also opt to donate it for free.

More than 25,000 patients around the world have received cord blood transplants from donations to public cord blood banks. You can get more information through .