Editorials Sep 7, 2017

Unauthorized cord blood treatments

The recent arrests over alleged unauthorized stem cell therapies using blood collected from umbilical cords and placentas has shed light on the shady aspects of these expensive treatments.

National / Crime & Legal Aug 25, 2017

Cord blood sellers face arrest over unauthorized therapies

Several people involved in cord blood sales are set to be arrested for aiding cord blood therapies without notifying authorities in advance, investigative sources said Friday. The police are also looking into criminal charges against doctors believed to have administered cord blood. The Health, Labor ...