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Cord Blood Saves Lives

Noah, a 3-year-old boy born with myelodysplastic syndrome, will be the first to received a cord blood transplant in Arizona. After trough finding a bone marrow match, Noah’s mother Nancy was hopeful for a cord blood match. His relatively rare disease usually comes with a life expectancy of 12 to 15 years.

Luckily, Noah did indeed find a match and will be receiving the stem cell transplant.
http://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/blog/health-care-daily/2013/06/3-year-old-boy-will-be-first-in.html

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