The mission of the Human Cord Blood Stem Cell Core is to support basic and clinical research towards development of novel therapies.
Cord blood and umbilical cord tissue contain potentially lifesaving hematopoietic (blood forming) and mesenchymal stem cells. These cells can be used for treatment of diverse diseases including
Department of Neuroscience & Regenerative Medicine
Ali Eroglu, DVM, PhD
1120 15th Street, CA-2004
Augusta, GA 30912
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Labor and Delivery
Collection of human blood cord samples
Human Blood Cord Stem Cell Core
Development of novel therapies such as CAR-T cell therapy, natural killer cell therapy, and engineered T cell receptor therapy
The core provides the following products:
Sorting CD34+ cells are performed by the Flow Cytometry Core.