14. Putting Stem Cells in the Bank.

  1. Lawrence S.B. Goldstein PhD and
  2. Meg Schneider

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch14

Stem Cells for Dummies®

Stem Cells for Dummies®

How to Cite

Goldstein, L. S.B. and Schneider, M. (2010) Putting Stem Cells in the Bank., in Stem Cells for Dummies®, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470259283

Online ISBN: 9781118269244



  • umbilical cords;
  • stem cells;
  • cord blood;
  • health insurance;
  • cord blood transplants


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Examining Medical Uses of Cord Blood

  • Understanding How Cord Blood Banking Works

  • Conducting Due Diligence: What You Need to Know in Choosing to Bank

  • Exploring the Future of Stem Cell Banking