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Buenos Aires :: Argentina | 3 days ago

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30 pm Doctors in the delivery room are increasingly urged to hold off cutting the umbilical cord of a newborn. Delayed clamping, as it's called, allows blood to continue flowing from the placenta, improving iron stores in the baby. But the practice

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London :: United Kingdom | 2 months ago

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The childrens' parents had already agreed to allow the stems cells to be harvested and banked with a view to helping save another person's life. The two donor babies were found to be a good match and their cells were flown to The Christie Hospital.

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Navajo :: NM :: USA | 3 months ago

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Musician Clarence Clearwater , like so many Navajos, has moved off the reservation for work. He performs on the Grand Canyon Railway, the lone Indian among dozens of cowboys and train robbers entertaining tourists. "I always tell people I'm there to

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Edmonton :: Canada | 3 months ago

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North Vancouver resident Hector Walker owes his life to stem cells derived from the umbilical cord blood of a pair of wee strangers. Walker, who is 62 and had leukemia, had no clue where his doctors at Vancouver General Hospital found the donor stem

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San Diego :: TX :: USA | 10 months ago

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The San Diego Blood Bank's cold storage of cassettes of cord and placenta blood...Cepeda Though a newborn's placenta and umbilical cord contain blood-forming stem cells that can be used to treat leukemia, lymphoma and other blood diseases, the

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Nice :: France | 11 months ago

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Cutting the baby's umbilical cord immediately after birth has been a standard procedure in hospitals for decades...When a baby is born, about a third of the baby's blood is still in their cord and placenta," began Phipps. "With no good evidence to

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Nice :: France | 12 months ago

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But since then, researchers have questioned whether that is still the case...Low iron levels have been linked to brain development problems...The college recommends that the umbilical cord should not be clamped earlier than necessary and should

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Mumbai :: India | 1 year ago

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Dr Shilpa Ambekar, who carried out the delivery, said, "This is a rare case. One of the twins possibly did not get adequate blood supply in the womb."...Ambekar said the medical term for the condition was "acardiac monster". It happens when two

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Loughborough :: United Kingdom | 1 year ago

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The project could lead to new treatments for serious disease, and produce stocks of manufactured blood or platelets for transfusions. It may also form the basis of a manufactured blood bio-products industry. Dr Thomas, a Senior Lecturer in

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Newcastle :: Australia | over 1 year ago

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11 January 2013 A seriously ill toddler has been given a second chance at life after receiving a stem cell transplant from the U.S following a transatlantic appeal. Toddler William Morris had been diagnosed with leukaemia at just six weeks old and

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