Navigation Links
Cord Blood America, Inc. Appoints Somerville Associates, Public Relations Counsel
Date:3/20/2009

SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI) (www.CordBlood-America.com), a cord blood stem cell storage company, has selected Somerville Associates, a 25 year-old public relations agency based in West Los Angeles as public relations counsel for Cord Blood America, Inc., according to Matthew Schissler, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Cord Blood America. The agency will publicize Cord Blood America in consumer and business print media, as well as online and in electronic media. According to Schissler, the agency was appointed for its experience and accomplishments in feature story placement, publicity, and new media.

"We've got an exciting story to tell, and we're pleased that the selection process has produced a public relations team that can articulate our message to the media, the role that Cord Blood America -- www.CordBlood-America.com -- is playing in preserving umbilical cord blood for the exclusive future use of donating families," says Schissler, referring to the soaring growth in umbilical cord stem cell preservation. He adds that besides current uses, medical research is centering on treatments using umbilical cord stem cells to combat heart disease, Parkinson's disease, spinal cord injuries, sickle cell anemia, cancer and other diseases difficult to treat.

Among reported successes with umbilical stem cell therapy, the Official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics released the report, "First Report of Autologous Cord Blood Transplantation in the Treatment of a Child with Leukemia," in Pediatrics 2007; 119: 296-300 on January 3, 2007 (www.corcell.com/about/press_010307.html).

Somerville Associates has generated feature stories and columns for its clients in the Los Angeles Times; top city business journals, including Los Angeles Business Journal; and placements in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, New York Daily News, New York Post, and Boston Globe, among many others.

Among the professional services clients that the agency has represented are a top Honolulu plastic surgeon, a well-known sports optometrist for collegiate and professional ball clubs, and intellectual property attorneys providing patent litigation of innovative medical processes.

For information, call Cord Blood America, Inc., 888-882-CORD (2673) or visit www.CordBlood-America.com.

CONTACT: Maris Somerville, Toll free, 866-607-5663 or 310-207-5663


'/>"/>
SOURCE Cord Blood America, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Specific antagonism lowers blood pressure
2. Restricting Blood Flow May Help Heart Bypass Patients
3. FDA Updates Prescription Guidelines for Blood Thinner
4. Doctors Often Miss High Blood Pressure in Kids
5. Back to School Means Return of School Blood Drives
6. Blood-flow detector software show promise in preventing brain damage
7. FDA Approves New Roche West Nile Virus Blood Screening Test
8. Australian-led international study shows blood pressure drugs cut death rate in type 2 diabetes
9. Laser blasts viruses in blood
10. Study Demonstrates Marteks Algal DHA Oil Improves Blood Triglyceride Lipid Levels
11. LifeMasters Provides Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Blood Cholesterol Level
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/2/2016)... Miami, FL (PRWEB) , ... December 02, 2016 ... ... over 5,100 hot meals to needy individuals and families from eight different sites ... Florida on Thanksgiving Day. Over 1,000 volunteers worked very hard on Thanksgiving morning ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 02, 2016 , ... ‘Tis the ... winners of $1,000 each from the National Family Partnership and the Drug Enforcement Administration ... who decorated their homes and the 10 winning schools who decorated their campuses with ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... ... "I hate when the mixture of saliva and toothpaste runs down my toothbrush ... N.J. "I thought that there had to be a way to prevent this mess, ... to prevent saliva and toothpaste from running down the brush handle onto the hand ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... CA (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2016 , ... ... disorder and mental health treatment has announced the opening of a new residential ... treatment for girls with mental health issues such as severe anxiety, depression, bi-polar ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... November 30, 2016 , ... The ... community that the FDA Binding Guidance goes into effect next month. Sponsors whose ... in the FDA Data Standards Catalog. The current FDA Data Standards Catalog specifies ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/2/2016)... -- Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN ), a leading ... announced Accelerated Share Repurchase (ASR) Program. Logo - ... , ... announced, the Company entered into a variable tenor ASR arrangement ... $10 billion of its ordinary shares. Approximately 40.5 million shares ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... , Nov 30, 2016 ... "US Market Overview for Neuromodulation, Neurovascular, Neurosurgical and Monitoring Devices ... ... The full report suite on the ... fluid external drainage systems, intracranial pressure monitoring devices, detachable coils, ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... Nov. 30, 2016 Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: ... America,s Most JUST Company in the Healthcare Equipment and ... magazine,s inaugural "JUST 100 List." The rankings are ... surveys ever conducted on attitudes towards corporate behavior, involving ... list ranks U.S companies against their peers within 32 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: