Cordlife's One Blood : A Fight Against Leukemia

One of the leading causes of death in the Philippines is leukemia. Around 3,997  were diagnosed with the disease in 2012 alone. The mortality rate is around 5.3% it is a silent killer among us that needs to be addressed.

Stem cell transplant using cord blood is one of the treatment. Cord blood is the blood that remains in the umbilical cord after birth.  It contains the healthiest stem cells that can replenish blood, regenerate damage bone marrow treat blood cancer and correct genetic defects. It is also a potential source for cellular therapy and regenerative medicine .

Through Cord Blood banking families now have a chance to survive fatal  genetic diseases like leukemia and other blood related to success.

Cord Life Limited is an international provider of umbilical cord blood and cord lining services.  It is also among the first to offer this service and technology in Asia.

In February 2010, Cord Life Philippines was officially launched.  It is the country's first and only private cord-blood processing and cyropreservation facility aimed to give the Filipino the chance to benefit from the advantages of having a redily available supply for cord blood.

To create awareness on Cord Blood Banking's importance as an available standard option for families who may need stem cells transplant cord life recently launched "One Blood". This national advocacy is in partnership with the Philippine Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine .

Under "One Blood" free Cord Blood banking will be given to chosen and pregnant mothers with family history of the disease or with family members that can be treated by cord blood and who might be a candidate for stem cell transplantation.

Other services that will be extended to the beneficiaries include: Transplant Care,  Cord Blood Network and Cord Life Quality Guarantee.

To know more about One Blood, call Cordlife at (02) 3321888 or log on to


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