– A video for children where children are the protagonists
because they are the first we want to protect when we decide to
donate umbilical cord.
This short film tells through children, the journey of stem cells contained in cord blood from donation to transplantation of a little patient.
This project is the brainchild of the European Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation (EBMT) that, together with Beat Leukemia and the availability of the Hospital S. Gerardo Hospital in Monza, wanted to make it to sensitize mothers of today and tomorrow to the donation of umbilical cord, an important source of stem cells for certain types of transplantation.
The video presented during the EMBT 2014 Annual Congress during the International Day dedicated to patients, families and donors, is also available in different languages and can be free downloaded through the links below and on the EBMT website (www.ebmt.org). To see a preview click here: ....”
L’ EBMT (European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation) is a non-profit organization founded in 1974 to allow physicians and scientists involved in bone marrow transplantation to share their experience and develop cooperative studies. L 'EBMT aims to promote all aspects associated with the transplantation of hematopoietic stem cells from all sources of donors and from all types of donors, including basic and clinical research, education, standardization, quality control and accreditation for transplant procedures.
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