Baby girl’s cord blood gives new hope to curing sister’s aplastic anaemia

Five-year-old Sun Lexuan, from China, is critically ill with the rare blood disorder, aplastic anaemia. Her parents made the decision to conceive her younger sister, Sun Yiwei, so that the umbilical cord blood could be used as treatment.   Aplastic anaemia is a rare disorder, causing bone marrow and stem cells to not produce enough … Continue reading Baby girl’s cord blood gives new hope to curing sister’s aplastic anaemia