What are stem cells? Learn all about it!

What are stem cells? Stem cells are naïve, undifferentiated cells, that are able to divide and mature into specialised cell types. Stem cells are essential for the development, maintenance and renewal of all tissues and organs in the body. Thus, stem cells have huge potential for the treatment of various diseases and conditions, as they can facilitate regeneration of damaged tissues, and provide nourishment to other cells in the surrounding environment.   What is cord blood? Cord blood refers to the blood remaining in the placenta and the attached umbilical cord following child birth. This blood…

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