If cord blood can be used for parents is the very common question that many adults have.
And of course, the answer is Yes”.
Actually, it’s very common reason for the parents to save and store their baby’s umbilical cord blood. And it’s not just parents that could benefit from the cord blood stem cells, but other family members can too.
As far as the DNA matches, the blood can be used to treat many different diseases. The decision is entirely up to the mother, whether she wants to preserve the cord blood for the future, donate or discard.
The cost of storage would range somewhere between $1500 – $3000 plus the annual fee of about $100. But the price pretty much differs from bank to bank, whether we are choosing private or public cord blood bank, etc.