Umbilical cord blood donation

Hospital General de l'Hospitalet is a collaborating maternity hospital with the Concordia international umbilical cord blood donation program of the Blood and Tissue Bank.

The umbilical cord saves lives. Cord blood can cure leukemia and immunodeficiencies, as well as offer new hope in regenerative medicine.

Umbilical cord blood has unique characteristics: it contains stem cells, capable of generating blood cells to treat very serious malignant diseases of the bone marrow.

If you want to be a cord blood donor, here is more information at Blood and Tissue Bank.