Boy with brain injury shows ‘remarkable’ improvement after experimental stem cell procedure

The National Post published today the remarkable recovery story of little Jack who suffered from Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE) at birth, a brain damage caused by lack of oxygen to the brain and other organs compounded by low blood flow to vital organs.

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Why cord blood

CReATe offers you the opportunity to collect and save your baby’s cord blood stem cells for potential medical uses to treat life-threatening diseases. If you do not choose to bank your baby’s cord blood, it will be discarded after birth.

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Peristem program

The Peristem™ program offers parents the option to bank a new type of stem cell that is found in the tissues surrounding the blood vessels of the baby’s umbilical cord.

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Latest blog post

On November 15th, in celebration of World Cord Blood Day 2018, CReATe Cord Blood Bank will join experts from around the globe to educate parents, healthcare professionals and the public about the current uses of cord blood stem cells as well as ground-breaking research in this area of medicine.

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Upcoming webinars

CReATe provides a variety of informative and comprehensive information sessions about cord blood and Peristem™ stem cells including: in-home consultations; educational group forums; tours of CReATe laboratory’s state-of-the-art facilities; online help.