Navigation Links
Cord Blood America Hires Management Team for Its New Stem Cell Laboratory
Date:7/10/2009

SANTA MONICA, Calif. and LAS VEGAS, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI), one of the largest umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation companies (http://www.cordblood-america.com) focused on bringing the life saving potential of stem cells to families nationwide and internationally, announced today it has hired famed Immunologist Dr. Geoffrey John O'Neill as its new Laboratory Director and Brian Pockett as Vice President of Laboratory Operations.

Cord Blood America recently announced it is opening a state-of-the-art laboratory for the storage of multiple stem cell products, including umbilical cord blood stem cells, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

"We are pleased that two such distinguished, experienced, successful professionals will be overseeing our new lab," said Company founder and CEO Matthew Schissler. "The lab will be used to process and store umbilical cord blood stem cells, to store other forms of stem cells such as peripheral blood stem cell and adipose tissues, and for research and product development."

Dr. O'Neill was Laboratory and Scientific/Medical Director for Cryo-Cell International Inc. in Florida and was Laboratory Director for the Bio-Matrix Scientific Group Inc., a San Diego biotech research and development firm in the stem cell sector. He received a Ph.D. in Immunology from the University of Glasgow, Scotland, and is the author or co-author of more than 75 publications in his field in which he has won a number of significant honors.

Mr. Pockett has more than 30 years professional experience in operations, business development, marketing, sales and financial and grant development. He has served as a consultant on global distribution, product development, commercialization, investment and intellectual properties for some of the largest companies in the U.S. He also served as Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer for Bio-Matrix Scientific Group Inc.

Click here to view social media version of this release.

Click here to visit the Cord Blood America, Inc. Social Media Newsroom.

About Cord Blood America

Cord Blood America (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI) is the parent company of CorCell, which facilitates umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation for expectant parents and their children. Its mission is to be the most respected stem cell preservation company in the industry. Collected through a safe and non-invasive process, cord blood stem cells offer a powerful and potentially life-saving resource for treating a growing number of ailments, including cancer, leukemia, blood, and immune disorders. To find out more about Cord Blood America, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI), visit our website at www.corcell.com. For investor information, visit www.cordblood-america.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Some statements made in this press release are forward-looking statements, which are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. We use words such as "anticipate," "believe," "expect," "future," "intend," "plan," and similar expressions to identify forward-looking statements. These statements including those related to the growth of the industry, new stem cell treatments, and the Company's performance, are only predictions and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Additional risks are identified and described in the Company's public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Statements made herein are as of the date of this press release and should not be relied upon as of any subsequent date. The Company's past performance is not necessarily indicative of its future performance. The Company does not undertake, and the Company specifically disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect occurrences, developments, events, or circumstances after the date of such statement.

    CONTACT:
    Paul Knopick
    E & E Communications
    949/707-5365
    pknopick@eandecommunications.com


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

Related medicine news :

1. Blood vessel bends and branches put the brakes on statins
2. Pioneer of Digital Place-Based Media Joins World's Leading Blood Pressure and Health Kiosk Manufacturer
3. Cord Blood America Leases Las Vegas Building for Its Own Stem Cell Laboratory
4. Vegetable Amino Acid Lowers Blood Pressure
5. Intensive management can improve blood pressure in non-adherent hypertensive patients
6. Women's Health Expert Dr. Susan Lark Featured on Searchbloodsugar.com
7. Parents Guide to Cord Blood Foundation Introduces New Brochure During Cord Blood Awareness Month to Address Critical Education Gap
8. Stem Cell Industry Expert Praises, Encourages Continued Progress on Legislation to Promote Benefits of Cord Blood
9. CSC to Kick Off National Blood Drive Campaign July 8 at Global Headquarters in Virginia
10. Study in Nature: MicroRNAs hold promise for treating diseases in blood vessels
11. Cord Blood Awareness Month: Understanding Still Low, Despite Medical Advancements
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/29/2016)... Tarzana, CA (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... Melanoma is the deadliest type ... is to blame for the majority of skin cancer deaths. More than 10,000 people are ... average age at diagnosis is 62, it is the one of the most commonly diagnosed ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... For those who skip ... meal to miss. That was among the many new lifestyle diet tips offered by ... Sharon Kleyne Hour® Power of Water® radio show. Bonny and Lawrence noted that because ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... CURE ... entirely on patients with cancer, today announced that Lynne Malestic, RN, of Eisenhower ... 2016 CURE® Extraordinary Healer® for Oncology Nursing , which honors nurses who have ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... International Dehydrated Foods, Inc. ... May 3 and 4 at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Oak Brook, Illinois. ... marketing and applications technologies for protein ingredients. , At the seminar, IDF™ will offer ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 ... ... annual SMG Finance, which will be held May 16th to 18th at the ... all of the SMG managed facilities to collaborate on best practices in public ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)... 2016 Dr. ... und Stephen Schmidt werden ... ArisGlobal®, ein führender Anbieter cloudbasierter Softwarelösungen für ... dass neue Führungskräfte zum Team Sicherheit und ... vielfältige Erfahrungen mitbringen.  Dies wird die Geschäftseinheit ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... -- Dr. Vivek Ahuja , ... Ste phen Schmidt Join ... cloud-based software solutions for life sciences, today announced key new leaders ... of insight to a growing business.  This will bolster the company,s ... Phillips joined ArisGlobal in the position of Vice President - ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... Florida , April 28, 2016 ... the development of innovative peptide and gene-based immunotherapeutics and vaccines ... it will be presenting at the 3rd Annual Growth ... - 5 th , 2016 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, ... 8.00 am on Wednesday, May 4 th by Dr. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: