When you choose to donate your baby’s cord blood to a public cord blood bank, you help patients get the transplant they need.
Cord blood donation is completely safe for you and your baby. Your labor and delivery are not changed in any way.
There is no cost to donate cord blood to a public cord blood bank.
Adding donated cord blood from diverse communities increases the likelihood that every patient will find a life-saving match.
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