Skip to main content

Blood: Medical Treatments

Volume 476: debated on Monday 19 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations he has received on a national cord blood donation programme. (206185)

The Department is conducting a review, including a dialogue with stakeholders, to examine current United Kingdom practice on the collection and use of umbilical cord blood and to compare this practice with other countries. This analysis will be used to inform future policy on cord blood.