News tagged with umbilical cord blood

Gender-biased heart damage

A man's male hormones may ward off heart damage by helping vessels around the heart regenerate, suggest Australian researchers in a report posted January 13 in the Journal of Experimental Medicine.

dateJan 13, 2010 in Medical research
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Hospital finds hope in umbilical cords

When Jennifer Garcia scheduled the birth of her daughter at South Miami Hospital, nurses asked her an unusual question: "After your baby is born, are you willing to donate the umbilical cord to save someone's life?"

dateJun 04, 2009 in Medical research
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