Public Cord Blood Banks Provide Benefits Despite Drop in Use

from RAND Research Topic: Health and Health Care at http://bit.ly/2wnM8EB on September 29, 2017 at 02:31PM


U.S. umbilical cord blood banks are a valuable resource for patients and the research community. Their benefits far outweigh their costs and they should continue to receive federal support. Stakeholders could work together to strengthen the industry and improve the genetic diversity and quality of the national inventory.