STEM CELLS – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What are stem cells? A. Stem cells are the master cells of our body from which all the other 250 types of cells are formed. The umbilical cord blood mainly contains hematopoietic or blood cell forming stem cells i.e., stem cells that form Red Blood Cells, White Blood Cells and platelets. Pic courtesy:  http://nas-sites.org/stemcells/stem-cell-basics/download-stem-cell-figures/ … More STEM CELLS – Frequently Asked Questions