Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation in Children and Adults

  • Jaime SanzEmail author
  • Paul Veys
  • Vanderson Rocha


Umbilical cord blood transplantation (UCBT) from unrelated donors is a suitable option of HSCT for patients in whom it is indicated, and a suitable related or unrelated BM or PB donor is not available in due time.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MedicineUniversity Hospital La Fe, University of ValenciaValenciaSpain
  2. 2.Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for Children NHS Foundation Trust, and University College London GOSH Institute of Child HealthLondonUK
  3. 3.Hospital de Clinicas, Hematology, Transfusion and Cell Therapy Service, University of São PauloSao PauloBrazil
  4. 4.Churchill Hospital, NHS-BT, Oxford UniversityOxfordUK

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