What are the advantages of cord blood stem cells?

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What are the advantages of cord blood stem cells?

Cord blood stem cells are precious since they are collected only during the birth. This is why it could be collected by the experts and also cryopreserved by the experts.
Cord blood can be collected easily without harming neither the baby nor the mother, and is not a painful procedure.
Cord blood stem cells are young cells when it is compared to other sources, so when they are cyropreserved their aging period would be stopped. Their dividing potential is greater that the other sources.
Even tough there is no perfect tissue compatibility between the donor and the acceptor, transplantion success rates are higher.
Cord blood that is collected from the baby is not only an autologous but also can be used for other individiual in the family if the tissue is compatible. So it can be used in other family members too.
Cryopreserved cord blood stem cells can be used without any pre-procedure when it is needed.