Thanks to the advancement of biotechnology, At present, up to 113 clinical diseases can be treated by cord blood and the number of FDA regulated clinical trials related to cord blood medical applications is constantly on the rise each year5,6, including neurological diseases, autoimmune system damage, cardiovascular disease are the main three categories of it. It is believed the number of treatable diseases will keep growing in the future.

 

Auto-immune Diseases


 

 

Cardiovascular


Congenital Defects

  • Support for Misc. Open Cardiac Surgery
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS)
  • Grow Vascular Graft

Ischemia

  • Critical Limb Ischemia
  • Compartment Syndrome (Battlefield Trauma)
  • Ischemic Stroke
  • Ischemic Heart Disease

Cardiac Repair

  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Cardiomyopathy

 

 

Neurologic Disorder


  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE)
  • Autism
  • Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
  • Hearing Loss

 

 

Orthopedic


  • Alveolar Cleft Palate Repair
  • Knee Cartilage Repair

 

 

Gene Therapy for Inherited Disorders


 

 

Miscellaneous


  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa
  • Lysosomal Storage Diseases (in utero transplant)
  • HIV

 

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