How Can Stem Cells Be Used To Treat Diseases?
Stem cell transplants are currently the standard therapy for patients with bone marrow disease including:
Allogeneic transplants use stem cells from a donor. The donor can be a sibling, family member or a donor sample from a public bank.
Diseases that Can be Treated by Allogeneic Transplantation:
Autologous treatments use a person's own stem cells.
Diseases that Can be Treated by Autologous Transplantation:
Diseases Treated with Cord Blood Stem Cells
* Source Parentsguidetocordblood.org