July 21, 2005
Cord blood may become source of stem cellsTopics: Medicine
The CellResearch Corp. in Singapore announced Monday it has discovered the outer lining of umbilical cords is a rich source of stem cells. CellResearch said it is seeking patent protection for its discovery.
Posted by Hyscience at July 21, 2005 3:12 PM
It is already a well known fact that cord blood is a rich source of stem cells. Far more is to be gained by encouraging the use of an umbilical cord donor program than the current push for embryonic stem cells.
Posted by: Maggie4life at July 24, 2005 3:18 PM
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