Facts of using umbilical cord blood

History of using of umbilical cord blood by clients of HEMAFUND

HEMAFUND united several governmental medical institutions of Ukraine for National umbilical cord blood programme implements and coordinates it. Owing to this programme, more than 400 children with prenatally diagnosed congenital defects of heart have been successfully operated using their own cord blood. Over 30 children with congenital nervous system defects have received treatment with their own cord blood.

HEMAFUND provides free of charge cord blood collection, procession and logistics while Ukrainian Children Cardiac Center and State Institution “Institute of Neurosurgery named after acad. A.P. Romodanov of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine” are operating children for their congenital defects. According to the surgeons, umbilical stem cells provided faster and better rehabilitation and condition improvement for children.

Records on HEMAFUND deposit disposal prior to clients` request

Date

Condition

Recipient’s age

Cord blood owner

2009-2017

 

Congenital malformations of the cardiovascular system, more than 400 applications

 

1 – 3 days

 

Younger sister`s cord blood

September 2009 

 

Cerebral hypoxia damage in the accident, coma, absence of independent breathing, nutrition through a tube

 

3,5 years

 

Child`s own cord blood

 

2010 - 2017

 

Spina Bifido, 36 usings

 

6 years

Younger sister`s cord blood

February  2010 

 

Myasthenia 

 

 

4,5 years

Younger sister`s cord blood

September2010 г.

 

Cerebral hypoxia damage in the accident, coma, absence of independent breathing, nutrition through a tube. Second procedure for rehabilitation

 

7,3 years

Child`s own cord blood

September 2013 

 

Autism

 

4 months

Cousin`s cord blood

October 2013 

 

ypoxic brain damage as a result of birth injury

 

7,8 years

 

Younger sister`s cord blood

 

January 2014 

 

Cerebral Palsy

4 years

 

Younger brother`s cord blood

April

 2014 

 

Hydrocephaly 

7 months

 

Twin-sister`s cord blood

 

May

2014 

 

Intrauterine hypoxia, retardation 

38 years

 

Younger sister`s cord blood

July

2014 

 

Hepatitis C

 

4,5 years

Younger sister`s cord blood

October

2014 

Hydrocephaly

 

5 years

Child`s own cord blood

July

2017 

Thalasemia

14 years

Son`s cord blood

July

2017 

Type 1 diabetes mellitus

4 years

Younger brother`s cord blood

Younger brother`s cord blood

Younger sister`s cord blood

November

2017 

Cerebral Palsy

28 years

 

Younger brother`s cord blood

 

November

2017 

Atrophy of the optic nerve, recovery after CMT 7,3 years Son`s cord blood

Jenuary

2018 

Cerebral Palsy 14 years Younger brother`s cord blood

Jenuary

2018 

Rehabilation after Cerebral Palsy 29 years Son`s umbilical cord blood

March

2018 

Autism 6 years Own cord blood

March

2018 

Cerebral Palsy 5 years Younger sister`s cord blood