Four-year-old’s life saved with his own cord blood

At only four years old, Henrique is the first person in Portugal to receive an infusion of his own cord blood stem cells, in what’s known as an autologous cord blood transplant. The stem cells were used to successfully put Henrique in remission from severe aplastic anaemia. Henrique’s mother made the lucky decision to store … Continue reading Four-year-old’s life saved with his own cord blood