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11 states sue to stop association health plans - MD Linx (press release)


MD Linx (press release)
Eleven states and the District of Columbia have sued the federal government over its proposed final rule to allow for association health plans that get around the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) mandate to provide essential benefits. ADVERTISEMENT ...

Forensic dentistry, pharmacology, oral pathology explored in CDA Presents lectures - CDA (California Dental Association)


CDA (California Dental Association)
More than 150 lectures and workshops for dentists and their teams are lined up for CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry Sept. 6-8 in San Francisco. Nearly all courses are eligible for C.E. credit and span topics in clinical care, practice ...

Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde: Healing mesenchymal cells morph and destroy muscles in models of spinal cord injury, ALS and ... - Science Daily


Science Daily
The findings were published today in Nature Cell Biology. By studying the muscles of ALS patients and mouse models of motor neuron injury or disease, the scientists found FAP cells actually promoted muscle wasting and scarring. The cells activated a ...

Cord Blood Association of Canada

La Habra - United States

A non-profit organization dedicated to promoting cord blood stem cells awareness in Canada by providing information on the technology and benefits of cord blood banking and how to compare cord blood banks.

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Cord Blood Bank of Canada
Canada

Information on cord blood banking and medical uses of stem cells.

Alpha Cord Umbilical Cord Blood Network
United States

Since 2002, AlphaCord has been a cord blood & cord tissue banking industry leader. We provide more expecting parents with newborn stem cell storage at the highest quality and the lowest cost.

Puget Sound Blood Center Cord Blood Program
United States

The program collects, processes, stores and distributes blood collected from the umbilical cord for patients needing a stem cell transplant.

Cord Blood Banking
United States

A pediatricians's discussion on the benefits and risks of donating a baby's umbilical cord blood. From the "Keep Kids Healthy" website.

Cord Blood Banking
United States

General discussion by Dr. Vincent Ianelli of whether or not you should bank your baby's umbilical cord blood in a private bank.

United States

Private cord blood bank stores lifesaving stem cells from your baby's umbilical cord for your family's future use. A subsidiary of StemCyte, Inc.

Alberta Cord Blood Bank
Canada

A non-profit organization dedicated to the collection and preservation of umbilical cord blood stem cells for public use. Although located in Edmonton, Alberta, the Bank is national in scope and collects donated waste umbilical cord blood samples from coast to coast in Canada.

New England Cord Blood Bank
United States

Umbilical cord blood stem cell processing and storage. Boston, Massachusetts.

Umblical Cord Blood Bank
Canada

Canadian company provides information on the use of cord blood stem cells in medicine and offers processing and preservation services. English, French and Arabic.

Cord blood: Preserving a lifeline
United States

Collection and storage of newborns' umbilical cord blood for treatment against future disease is rising in popularity.