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Jul 20, 2015, 09:02 ET CBR y la NAHN se asocian para aumentar la conciencia de la importancia de la conservación de células madre de la sangre del cordón umbilical

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) y la National Association of Hispanic Nurses® (NAHN®) (Asociación Nacional de Enfermeros Hispanos) anunciaron hoy que han ...


Jul 20, 2015, 09:02 ET CBR & NAHN Partner To Heighten Awareness Of The Importance Of Preserving Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) and the National Association of Hispanic Nurses® (NAHN®) announced today that they have entered into a collaboration...


Jul 13, 2015, 09:02 ET Groundbreaking Clinical Trial to Assess Use of Newborn Stem Cells in the Treatment of Pediatric Stroke

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announces the launch of an FDA-regulated clinical trial to investigate autologous stem cell therapy in children diagnosed ...


Jun 08, 2015, 09:02 ET Cord Blood Registry's New Disease Registry Brings Data and Families Together to Advance Stem Cell Research

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®), the world's largest newborn stem cell company, today announced the launch of CBR's Family Health Registry, a unique...


Feb 03, 2015, 09:02 ET Cord Blood Registry Announces Formation of Scientific & Medical Advisory Board

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announces the establishment of a Scientific and Medical Advisory Board (SMAB). Composed of internationally renowned stem...


Jan 28, 2015, 08:00 ET Cord Blood Registry and China Cord Blood Corporation Enter into Strategic Collaboration

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®), the world's largest newborn stem cell company, and China Cord Blood Corporation (CCBC [NYSE: CO]), China's first and...


Jan 12, 2015, 09:02 ET Cord Blood Registry to Present at the JP Morgan 33rd Annual Healthcare Conference

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announced today that it will present for the first time at the 33rd Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference at the Westin...


Nov 18, 2014, 09:00 ET Cord Blood Registry Sponsors 2014 World Stem Cell Summit

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announces that the company is a platinum sponsor of the 10th Annual World Stem Cell Summit, the largest global meeting of ...


Nov 14, 2014, 09:00 ET New Autism Study Safety Data to be Presented at the Translational Neuroscience Cell Symposium

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announced today that Dr. Michael G. Chez, principal investigator at Sutter Neuroscience Institute will present data from...


Nov 06, 2014, 09:00 ET Cord Blood Registry Sponsors Landmark Pregnancy Documentary

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announces its sponsorship of 40 Weeks, a groundbreaking documentary film that explores the unique path of pregnancy to...


Sep 10, 2014, 03:02 ET Curbing Childhood Cancer with Cord Blood Stem Cells

September is designated as National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The federal health observance provides an opportunity to heighten awareness of...


Jul 10, 2014, 09:41 ET Survey: Americans Favor Expanded Cord Blood Stem Cell Research

Far from being sharply divided, the American people are in broad support of more stem cell research, according to the results of an online survey...


Jun 19, 2014, 09:00 ET Combating Sickle Cell Disease with Cord Blood Stem Cells

June 19 is designated as World Sickle Cell Day. The international observance provides an opportunity to heighten awareness of the formidable public...


Apr 15, 2014, 09:00 ET Clinical Trial Investigates Cord Blood Stem Cells to Treat Cerebral Palsy in Children

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announces the launch of an FDA-regulated clinical trial being conducted at The University of Texas Health Science Center...


Mar 27, 2014, 09:00 ET Cord Blood Registry's Newborn Possibilities Program

Stem cells derived from cord blood are a treatment option for families affected by certain types of cancer, immune system disorders, and genetic...


Mar 20, 2014, 09:00 ET Cerebral Palsy and the Potential of Cord Blood Stem Cells

March is designated as Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month by the federal Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. The national health...


Feb 26, 2014, 09:00 ET CBR Announces Poster Presentation at the 2014 BMT Tandem Meetings

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) announces that the company's abstract submission titled Prevalence of Diseases and Conditions Amenable to Stem Cell...


Feb 05, 2014, 09:00 ET CBR And ITxM Partner To Advance Awareness Of Cord Blood Banking Options

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) and The Institute for Transfusion MedicineSM (ITxMSM) announce the launch of a multi-year initiative to provide education ...


Jan 16, 2014, 09:00 ET FDA-Regulated Study of Cord Blood Stem Cells to Treat Acquired Hearing Loss Launches

Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®), the world's largest and most experienced newborn stem cell company, announces the start of a U.S. Food and Drug...


Jun 20, 2012, 12:05 ET CBR - World's Largest Stem Cell Bank - Applies Two Decades of Experience to Advance Regenerative Medicine

Twenty years ago this month, CBR (Cord Blood Registry) in partnership with the University of Arizona, processed the first cord blood stem cell sample ...


May 16, 2012, 11:05 ET Newborn Possibilities Fund Awards Grant to Memorial Hermann Foundation to Support Groundbreaking Pediatric Research

The Newborn Possibilities Fund, a grant making program established by CBR (Cord Blood Registry), today announced it has provided a grant to the...


Feb 16, 2012, 11:05 ET Groundbreaking Clinical Trials Study Cord Blood Stem Cells to Help Treat Brain Injury and Hearing Loss

Cord Blood Registry (CBR) is the exclusive partner for a growing number of clinical researchers focusing on the use of a child's own cord blood stem...


Sep 14, 2011, 11:30 ET Newborn Possibilities Fund Awards Grant to Memorial Hermann Foundation to Support Groundbreaking Pediatric Research

The Newborn Possibilities Fund, a grant making program established by Cord Blood Registry (CBR), today announced it has provided a grant to the...


Apr 18, 2011, 11:30 ET Family Cord Blood Banking Act Introduced in 112th Congress

Cord Blood Registry (CBR), the global leader in family cord blood banking services, announced its support of legislation introduced by U.S....


Mar 29, 2011, 11:30 ET Newborn Possibilities Fund Awards Grant to Georgia Health Sciences University Foundation to Support Groundbreaking Pediatric Research

The Newborn Possibilities Fund, a grantmaking program established by Cord Blood Registry (CBR), today announced it will provide its first-ever grant...