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National Cord Blood Program

Organization URL(s)

ncbp@nybloodcenter.org
www.nationalcordbloodprogram.org/index.html

Other Contact Information

New York Blood Center 310 East 67th Street
New York, NY 10021
1-866-767-6227 (Voice - Toll-free)
212-570-9061 (FAX)

Description

The New York Blood Center's National Cord Blood Program (NCBP) was started in 1992 with a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. It was founded to investigate cord blood as a possible solution to a critical public health need: finding appropriate hematopoietic transplants for patients who have no matched bone marrow donors.

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Review Date

Monday, Apr 04, 2011