Stem cell research holds tremendous promise for medical treatments, but scientists still have much to discover about how stem cells work and their capacity for healing. Learn more about how stem cells are being used to understand just a few diseases and conditions here. Check back regularly as we expand this list.
Donating stem cells is a powerful way to help patients in need and advance research.
Cord Blood & Uses to Treat Disease Blood stem cells found in cord blood have the ability to cure patients of specific diseases of the blood and immune systems. Learn more about cord blood, its therapeutic uses, donation, and banking.