This Saturday, May 7th is the Boston March for Babies and we couldn’t be more excited to support the March of Dimes’ mission of helping women have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. ViaCord and PerkinElmer employees are gathering to join the three mile walk around Boston’s iconic Charles River and we’ll also be sponsoring a Superhero Tent where kids will sport capes and have fun running through a superhero inspired obstacle course!
Autism, a disorder that appears in the first three years of life, affects the brain’s development and impacts social and communication skills.1 While the exact causes of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are unknown, research suggests that both genes and environment play important roles.2 Read More
As exciting as it is to plan ahead for a new baby, it can also be pretty overwhelming. On top of picking out nursery colors and stocking up on diapers, there is a ton of research to do. Who makes the best stroller? What is the safest crib? Should cord blood banking be part of my family’s plan? Read More
2016 is right around the corner and with the New Year comes new hopes and possibilities for researching cord blood. But let’s not forget all the awesome things that happened this past year! Take a minute to look back at some of our favorite cord blood highlights from 2015. Read More