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Melbourne scientists studying the impact obesity has on pregnancy, are urging men to get ‘match fit’ before conceiving to assist with fetal development.
A study comparing whether endothelial colony-forming cells (ECFCs) derived from human placenta or those derived from human umbilical cord blood are more proliferative and better for forming new blood vessels has found that ECFCs derived from human placenta are more vasculogenic.
Management Predicts that Cord Blood Industry Stalwarts ViaCord and CBR (aka "Cord Blood Registry") Will Soon Follow Suit New York, NY (PRWEB) July
Your genes determine much about you, but environment can have a strong influence on your genes even before birth, with consequences that can last a lifetime.
A group of scientists recently announced that they have found a blood test which could help predict the risk of women having alarmingly small babies.
Scientists at the Babraham Institute have gained a new understanding of how the growth of the placenta is regulated before birth, which has important implications for a healthy pregnancy.
A pregnant woman's blood stream contains not only her own cells, but a small number of her child's, as well, and some of them remain in her internal organs long after the baby is born.
The ever-increasing popularity of the hCG weight loss diet has triggered various misconceptions
A new University of Illinois study contains a warning for obese women who are planning pregnancies.
Americord CEO explains how the company delivers cord blood and cord tissue banking at significantly lower prices than ViaCord or CBR New York, NY (PRWEB) April
- The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.