Cord blood Haematopoietic Stem cell transplantation
Umbilical cord blood was considered as waste material but now it is the main source of blood stem cells. Cord blood consists of Haematopoietic stem cells which can further help in the production of all other blood cells and cells in the immune system. Haematopoietic Stem cell transplants are used to treat several blood related diseases. It is used as an alternative treatment of Bone marrow transplants. Haematopoietic stem cells are used to treat many blood disorders and genetic disorders.