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Media Highlights Cord Blood Potential For Cerebral Palsy

The media reports, featuring Professor Iona Novak who is internationally regarded for her ground-breaking research in the treatment of cerebral palsy outline:

  • Cerebral palsy impacts approximately around 1 in 700 Australians
  • Umbilical cord blood cells are showing effectiveness in treating CP
  • Responses being observed in cord blood stem cell treatments of CP are improvements in movement, and increased alertness in children