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Example sentences for umbilical cord

Some types can be derived from umbilical cord blood, adult bone marrow, or possibly even adult skin.
Instead, its umbilical cord is linked to blood vessels in a membrane attached to the egg's inner wall.
Scientists have found that umbilical cord blood may be a new source of organ-growing stem cells.
One of the best and non-controversial sources of stem cells remains umbilical cord blood.
Charge comes via an electrical umbilical cord, ie the parent galaxies nuclear jet.
Fetal stem cells were extracted from the umbilical cord and frozen for use along with the marrow in last week's transplant.
One reason for this could be that the umbilical cord was compressed during labor or delivery.
Around his neck he wears an umbilical cord tied in a hangman's knot.

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