Riding With Confidence – One Boy’s Story About Participating in Recent Phase II Cerebral Palsy and Cord Blood Clinical Trial

After years of searching for an answer, Patrick’s cerebral palsy diagnosis provided the Rooney family with the definitive answer they had been looking for.  Read More

ICYMI – New Autism & Cord Blood Clinical Trial Results are out.

Results of a Phase I Clinical Safety Trial using a child’s own cord blood were recently published, and are giving families and researchers hope. Read More

Light It Up Blue For #AutismAwareness

Autism, a disorder that appears in the first three years of life, affects the brain’s development and impacts social and communication skills.While the exact causes of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are unknown, research suggests that both genes and environment play important roles. Read More

Fight Preterm Birth With Awareness

During November, individuals and organizations across the country are spreading awareness about premature births for Prematurity Awareness Month.  As part of honoring Prematurity Awareness Month, we would like to take a minute to thank all of the researchers, medical professionals and organizations around the world that dedicate their time and extraordinary effort to help prevent premature births and improve the lives of premature babies and their families. Read More

‘Autism & Beyond’: Screening for Autism with your iPhone®

Autism is a disorder that appears during the first three years of life and affects normal development of the brain’s social and communication skills.1 The exact causes of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are unknown, but research suggests that a combination of genes and environmental factors both play an important role.While we don’t know what causes ASD, we do know that it affects 1 in 68 children in the United States – a 30% increase from 2012 when it affected 1 in 88.3 Read More

Share The Science at the
AABB 2015 Annual Meeting

“Game Changers: Using Cord Blood to Help the Brain” presented by Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg

The 2015 AABB annual meeting has been going on since Saturday, but today is the day we’ve been waiting for!  Today, October 26th, Mediware and Save The Cord Foundation will be hosting an exclusive Share the Science presentation about new cord blood clinical applications being researched for treatment of acquired and genetic brain injuries. Read More