Umbilical cord stem blood cells and their historical inheritances are given as follows:
Umbilical cord stem blood cells are considered as the future benchmark in the study and research of regenerative medicine.
Uses of cord stem cells:
Umbilical cord stem blood cells are potentially important. These cells can repair and replace the blood, nerve, bone and tissue cells of the body-Ballen KK, Gluckman E, Broxmeyer HE. Umbilical cord blood transplantation: the first 25 years and beyond. Blood. 2013.
Uses of volume reduction method:
Source: FACT-JACIE International Standards for Hematopoietic Cellular Therapy
Product Collection, Processing, and Administration, Sixth Edition
Therapeutic-Potentials-of-Mesenchymal-Stem-Cells-Derived-from-Human-Umbilical-Cord: Stem Cell Rev and Rep DOI 10.1007/s12015-010-9168-8.
Fat cells, bone cells, cartilage cells, skeletal muscle cells, cardiac cells, endothelial cells, hepatocyte-like cells, islet-like cells, neurons, astrocytes and oligodendrocytes in vitro and in vivo.
Re-endothelialisation of Human Heart Valve Neo scaffolds using Umbilical Cord-Derived Endothelial Cells: Circulation Journal, 77, 207-216, 2013. Cardiac vascular repair and potential for future therapeutic use.
Improving Viability and Transfection Efficiency with Human Umbilical Cord Wharton’s Jelly Cells through use of a ROCK Inhibitor: Cellular reprogramming, 16, 2, 91-97, 2014General stem cell therapy and gene therapy for regenerative medicine applications: Endocrine Journal, 60, 3, 347-357, 2013.