Cord Blood 101 - Understanding Cord Blood

Below are videos to help you learn more about cord blood basics, the banking process, what's going on with the latest research and how families are using cord blood today.

[Video]: Autism & Cord Blood Phase I Clinical Trial

Hear about Gracie's experience using her own cord blood stem cells in the recent Phase I Autism & Cord Blood Clinical Trial at Duke University.
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[Video] Latest Research: Autism & Cord Blood

Novel research results from Duke University’s Robertson Clinical and Translational Cell Therapy Program were recently published and indicate encouraging developments related to using a baby’s own cord blood stem cells to help kids with Autism.

[Video] Regenerative Medicine in Action: Brady's Story

Brady's parents banked his cord blood thinking it could potentially be used to treat diabetes someday. Complications at birth took the family on a different path. Watch their inspiring story.

[Video] Regenerative Medicine in Action: First steps at 5 years old.

Alisa and Mayo banked Ashton’s cord blood, hoping he would never need it. See how this developing science is helping children just like Ashton.

[Video] Cord Blood in Action: A Mother Shares Her Story

When baby Brayden was born, Tami and her husband banked his cord blood with ViaCord and used it in a transplant to help treat their first son, Blase’s, leukemia.

[Video] Cord Blood Banking: Understanding The Basics

Learning about cord blood banking shouldn't have to be confusing - or boring. Watch one of our stem cell experts who also happens to be a former RN and Labor & Delivery nurse, talk cord blood banking 101. She answers that questions every parent has about banking cord blood and ViaCord.

[Video] Cord Blood Use: Current Treatments & Emerging Research

A long history in transplant medicine and now the era of Regenerative Medicine. Cord blood stem cells are doing amazing things. Watch ViaCord's Chief Scientific Officer, Morey Kraus, discuss current therapies using cord blood and the progress of research being made on the regenerative medicine front.

[Video] ViaCord's 5 Compartment Storage Bag: Innovation by Design

When it comes to banking cord blood, ViaCord puts the future health of your family first by giving you more options, greater flexibility, and the ability to maximize the future potential of your baby’s umbilical cord blood stem cells.

[Video] Take a Look Inside of ViaCord's Collection Kit

ViaCord's collection kit contains everything your medical professional needs to collect cord blood and cord tissue including:

  • Instructions for your doctor
  • Cord blood collection materials
  • Cord tissue collection materials
Please Note: These stories are the real life experience of ViaCord’s clients. Results are not guaranteed.