• living donor liver tra
  • Methods: Two patients, with congenital liver fibrosis and congenital biliary atresia were performed with living donor liver transplantation in our hospital and then followed up from November 12 to December 13, 2001. (hku.hk)
  • Results: Two patients undergone living donor liver transplantation had good results. (hku.hk)
  • Conclusion: Living donor liver transplantation has been proved to be a good way that offers a unique opportunity of getting a timely liver graft as a response to shortage of pediatric donors, though it could be a technically difficult operation if there is anatomical variation. (hku.hk)
  • genetic
  • Pairing with prenatal/ neonatal/maternal health services has a few examples such as Natera, a leader in genetic testing, launched its EverCord Cord Blood & Tissue Banking Service and ViaCord's launched its Newborn Genetic Screening. (thealphareporter.com)
  • future
  • It is therefore highly hypothetical that cord blood cells kept for autologous use will be of any value in the future" and "the legitimacy of commercial cord blood banks for autologous use should be questioned as they sell a service which has presently no real use regarding therapeutic options. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • Recently, there has been several changes in the cord blood industry with a few key trends such as diversification of storage services, partnering with prenatal or neonatal or maternal health services, industry consolidation through acquisitions, and focus on cord blood cell expansion. (thealphareporter.com)
  • Study
  • This is a cross-sectional study conducted in the National Blood Transfusion Center during the period from the 1st of November 2005 through November 2006. (ijmcr.com)
  • The of the study was to assess the Knowledge of a sample of donors and non-donors attending the National Blood Transfusion Center in Baghdad regarding the information about blood donation. (ijmcr.com)
  • This study suggested that there is great deficiency in the basic knowledge of the Iraqi population regarding blood donation among doth donors and non-donors. (ijmcr.com)
  • cell
  • The policy of the American Academy of Pediatrics states that "private storage of cord blood as 'biological insurance' is unwise" unless there is a family member with a current or potential need to undergo a stem cell transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cord blood stem cells are blood cell progenitors which can form red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. (wikipedia.org)