The Arizona Public Cord Blood Program was created to advance the collection of and increase the number of available cord blood units from a diverse ethnic group for the treatment of blood-related diseases such as acute lymphoblastic leukemia, acute myeloid leukemia, Hodgkin’s lymphoma, and sickle cell anemia.
The Arizona Department of Health Services, Arizona Biomedical Research Commission is proud to partner with the University of Colorado Cord Blood Bank to provide Arizona with a public umbilical cord blood banking program. Participating sites currently include:
• Abrazo Central Campus, (formerly Phoenix Baptist Hospital)
• Dignity Health, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
• Maricopa Integrated Health System
• Tucson Medical Center