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Treating Sanfilippo Syndrome with Stem Cells

Research suggests stem cell therapy as a potential Sanfilippo syndrome treatment. Learn about some of these clinical studies in this article by Americord®.

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What is the Apgar Test

What is an Apgar test and what do different scores mean? Learn about the Apgar test, what it measures, and its scoring system in this article from Americord®.

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Cord Blood Storage: Americord's 5-Compartment Storage Bag

The 5-Compartment Storage Bag is designed to give your family more flexibility and potential use.

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Why Do Physicians Recommend Americord?

Americord is committed to pioneering the development of new cord blood, cord tissue, and placental tissue banking technologies.

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How to Choose a Pediatrician

Finding the right doctor is essential for your child's health and well-being. Browse these tips from Americord® for choosing a pediatrician for your newborn.

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5 Reasons Why Americord's Lifetime Storage is a Wise Decision

We get it - committing to a lifetime is a hard decision. We're breaking down the top five reasons your family should choose to bank your newborns cells for life.

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The Difference Between Hematopoietic and Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Stem cells are found in cord blood, cord tissue, and placental tissue. Though their stem cells, either Hematopoietic or Mesenchymal, play different roles.

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The Power of Banking it All: Americord Biobanking Services

Why stop at one biobanking service when there are immense benefits to them all? Cord blood, cord tissue, and placental tissue all play a unique role in healing.

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The Future of Medicine: Why Lifetime Storage Makes Sense Now More Than Ever

The medical field is rapidly growing. With cord blood banking, that means new treatments and possibilities arise frequently. Let's talk cord lifetime storage!

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