Definition of cord blood in English:
Blood from the human umbilical cord, a source of stem cells.
- With cord blood research the stem cells are sourced from old umbilical cords rather than embryos.
- Yet stem cells in cord blood have many traits that create a more favorable environment for recovery, she added.
- Like any blood product, however, stem cells from cord blood need an infrastructure for collecting, banking, and matching the donations.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.