Issued: Oct. 6, 2015
Contact: Linda Miller

King Abdullah International Medical Research Center cord blood bank in Saudi Arabia received internationally recognized accreditation by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. The program at King Abdullah International Medical Research Center is the first and only one in Saudi Arabia to be recognized by FACT. King Abdullah, directed by Dunia Jawdat, PhD, received accreditation on September 15, 2015, and is accredited for banking cord blood for both public and private family use.  Read full release



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