Autism Research Update

Autism Awareness Month is a nationwide effort created to raise awareness about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and individuals or families affected by this diagnosis. By promoting awareness, the lives of those living with autism, an estimated 2 million children and adults in the United States alone, may be improved. ASD is a general term for…

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Global Experts Appointed to CBR’s Scientific and Medical Advisory Board

CBR has established a new Scientific and Medical Advisory Board (SMAB), headed by the top minds in the fields of regenerative medicine, transplant medicine, infertility and clinical research. The SMAB will help guide and advance CBR’s mission to unlock the potential of newborn stem cells and expand the range and use of stem cell therapies…

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CBR Partners With Cellular Dynamics International For Research Collaboration

CBR has entered into an important new research collaboration with Cellular Dynamics International (CDI). CBR will provide CDI with cryopreserved umbilical cord blood and mesenchymal stem cells isolated from previously cryopreserved cord tissue. CDI will use its proprietary technology to reprogram cells from the cord blood and cord tissue into induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC),…

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Partnership Aims To Advance Stem Cell Research

CBR and China Cord Blood Corporation (CCBC), China’s first and largest family umbilical cord blood bank, have announced plans for an exciting new partnership. The two most prominent cord blood banks in the world – representing stored samples of over one million newborns worldwide (that’s nearly 1/2 of all cord blood units preserved globally) –…

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