Umbilical cord

Insights into North America's Biobanks Market 2020, Featuring Key Player Profiles Including Atlanta Biologicals Inc., BioLifeSolutions Inc. and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 10:15pm

Stem cell practices are on the rise and are contributing to the development of new solutions for various diseases.

Key Points: 
  • Stem cell practices are on the rise and are contributing to the development of new solutions for various diseases.
  • Several advancements have been made in regenerative medicine through stem cell technology over the past decade.
  • Thus, it has become one of the vital treatment methods for diseases, such as Alzheimer's, diabetes, cancer, and rare genetic diseases.
  • In order to benefit from the existing therapies, umbilical cord cells and other stem cells are preserved in Biobanks.

Lockheed Martin Steps Up To Help Save Lives And Support Be The Match® During COVID-19

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 11:00am

Thanks to the generosity of the Lockheed Martin Corporation, however, patients are able to continue receiving life-saving transplants without interruption.

Key Points: 
  • Thanks to the generosity of the Lockheed Martin Corporation, however, patients are able to continue receiving life-saving transplants without interruption.
  • "The incredible support from Lockheed Martin is a lifeline to our patients.
  • Be The Match connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant.
  • Be The Match provides patients and their families one-on-one support, education, and guidancebefore, during and after transplant.

Be The Match® Donates 100,000 Swabs To Medical Facilities

Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 3:30pm

Several thousand of the swab kits have already been delivered to medical facilities with many more expected to arrive in the coming weeks.

Key Points: 
  • Several thousand of the swab kits have already been delivered to medical facilities with many more expected to arrive in the coming weeks.
  • "Now, the swabs that we use to add donors to our registry can help the medical community during this pandemic."
  • As Be The Match continues to add new donors to its registry, its leaders understand the need for organizations to work together to replenish essential medical supplies and has committed to do its part by offering swabs to medical facilities and labs in need of the approved materials.
  • Be The Match connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant.

RF Technologies (RFT) COVID-19 Rapid Deployment Bundle Offerings - for Alternate Care Sites and Field Hospitals

Monday, April 20, 2020 - 9:00pm

The COVID-19 SAFE PLACE Rapid Deployment Infant Security Bundle and CODE ALERT Rapid Deployment Nurse Call Bundle are an alternative wireless security and monitoring solution designed for quick deployment and self-installation.

Key Points: 
  • The COVID-19 SAFE PLACE Rapid Deployment Infant Security Bundle and CODE ALERT Rapid Deployment Nurse Call Bundle are an alternative wireless security and monitoring solution designed for quick deployment and self-installation.
  • The SAFE PLACE Rapid Deployment Infant Security Bundle is simple to use and designed for remote implementation to enable healthcare facilities to be fully operational on an accelerated schedule.
  • SAFE PLACE Rapid Deployment Infant Security Bundle components:
    Wireless Umbilical Tags The Umbilical Cord Transmitter is secured to the infant's umbilical cord clam and is worn on the umbilical stump.
  • The CODE ALERT Rapid Deployment Nurse Call Bundle is easy and automated providing nurse call assistance at the bedside using either pendants or call stations.

Predictive Submits Emergency Use Authorization Application for Treatment of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Secondary to COVID -19 with Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Monday, April 13, 2020 - 1:00pm

Currently, there is no confirmed treatment that can demonstrate safety or efficacy for the treatment of COVID-19.

Key Points: 
  • Currently, there is no confirmed treatment that can demonstrate safety or efficacy for the treatment of COVID-19.
  • Respiratory distress kills hundreds of thousands of people each year worldwide.
  • Physicians have reported to Predictive that over 1,100 patients have been treated with CoreCyte via intravenous administration.
  • Predictives signature products are uniquely born from the Whartons jelly layer of the umbilical cord and amniotic fluid and tissue.

Be The Match Launches #Couch2Cure Social Media Movement to Meet Urgent Demand for Marrow or Blood Stem Cell Transplants

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 9:30pm

MINNEAPOLIS, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Be The Match is making life-savers out of couch potatoes with its national movement, #Couch2Cure.

Key Points: 
  • MINNEAPOLIS, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Be The Match is making life-savers out of couch potatoes with its national movement, #Couch2Cure.
  • You can save a life from your couch by either swabbing your cheek or making a financial donation to Be The Match.
  • Joining the Be The Match Registry only requires a simple cheek swab and healthy donors ages 18-44 are urgently needed.
  • Be The Match connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant.

Trump Administration Grants Waiver of European Travel Ban to Be The Match® to Continue Delivering Life-Saving Bone Marrow to U.S. Patients

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 8:45pm

National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)/Be The Match, the global leader in unrelated bone marrow transplantation, secured a waiver on the travel ban for couriers coming into the U.S. from Europe.

Key Points: 
  • National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)/Be The Match, the global leader in unrelated bone marrow transplantation, secured a waiver on the travel ban for couriers coming into the U.S. from Europe.
  • For those awaiting bone marrow transplant, their very survival depends on the life-saving cells delivered to them by our couriers.
  • NMDP/Be The Match has facilitated over 100,000 bone marrow transplants since 1987 to deliver cures for patients battling blood cancers and blood disorders.
  • Be The Match connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant.

Global Cord Blood Corporation Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of Fiscal 2020

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 8:16pm

Revenues increased by 31.7% YoY to RMB334.7 million ($48.1 million) in the third quarter of fiscal 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Revenues increased by 31.7% YoY to RMB334.7 million ($48.1 million) in the third quarter of fiscal 2020.
  • For the first nine months of fiscal year 2020, total revenues increased by 25.4% YoY to RMB921.6 million ($132.4 million).
  • Global Cord Blood Corporation is the first and largest umbilical cord blood banking operator in China in terms of geographical coverage and the only cord blood banking operator with multiple licenses.
  • Global Cord Blood Corporation provides cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem cell processing and stem cell storage services.

Global Cord Blood Corporation to Report Third Quarter and First Nine Months Fiscal 2020 Financial Results

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 11:00am

HONG KONG, March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Cord Blood Corporation (NYSE: CO) (the "Company"), China's leading provider of cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem cell processing and stem cell storage services,today announced that it plans to release unaudited financial results for the thirdquarter and first nine months of fiscal year 2020 on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, after the market close.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Cord Blood Corporation (NYSE: CO) (the "Company"), China's leading provider of cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem cell processing and stem cell storage services,today announced that it plans to release unaudited financial results for the thirdquarter and first nine months of fiscal year 2020 on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, after the market close.
  • ET on Thursday, March 12, 2020 to discuss its financial performance and give a brief overview of the Company's recent developments, followed by a question and answer session.
  • Global Cord Blood Corporation is the first and largest umbilical cord blood banking operator in China in terms of geographical coverage and the only cord blood banking operator with multiple licenses.
  • Global Cord Blood Corporation provides cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem cell processing and stem cell storage services.

Regen Suppliers Now Offering 20% Discount On Biologics Orders to New Customers

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 5:00am

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Regen Suppliers is now offering first time customers a 20% discount on initial biologics orders.

Key Points: 
  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Regen Suppliers is now offering first time customers a 20% discount on initial biologics orders.
  • Regen Suppliers offers an extensive variety of regenerative therapy products, including amniotic and umbilical tissue, Exosome Biologics, PRP kits, adipose kits, PDO thread lifts and more.
  • For example, Regen Suppliers has its own line for umbilical cord tissue and Exosome Biologics.
  • In addition, Regen Suppliers has also teamed up with R3 Medical Training for provider's regenerative medicine training courses .