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Cryo-Cord™ is a cryopreserved placental umbilical cord allograft that may be used as an anatomical barrier in numerous clinical applications. Cryo-Cord retains the natural properties of placental tissue including nutrient-rich growth factors, cytokines, endogenous cells, and Wharton’s Jelly.

About Cryo-Cord™

Growth Factors in Cryo-Cord5

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Growth Factors in Cryo-Cord5

Cryo-Cord™ contains viable endogenous cells cryopreserved in a proprietary DMSO-free cryoprotectant (Figure 2).5

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Cryo-cord histology

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The Cryo-Cord™ proprietary process
preserves the natural properties of
placental umbilical cord tissue,
maintaining inherent levels of key
extracellular matrix molecules,
including proteins, carbohydrates,
growth factors, and cytokines.

available sizes

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Safety and Versatility

  • Placental tissue is recovered from healthy mothers who have undergone C-section delivery
  • Cryo-Cord™ is aseptically processed in accordance with FDA regulations and AATB standards
  • Placental tissue has been used for over 100 years with well-documented clinical success. 3
  • No rinsing or decanting steps required during preparation
  • Storage at -65°C or colder

Potential Clinical Applications

  • Spine & Neurosurgery
  • Wound Care
  • Dermatology
  • Oral Surgery
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Burn Care
  • Ophthalmology

References:

  1. Rowlatt, U. (1979). Intrauterine wound healing in a 20-week human fetus. Virchows Arch A Pathol Anat Histol, 381(3), 353–361.
  2. Coolen, N.A. et al. (2010). Comparison between human fetal and adult skin. Archives of Dermatological Research, 302(1), 47–55.
  3. Fairbairn, N.G. et al. (2014). The clinical applications of human amnion in plastic surgery, 67, 662-675.
  4. Niknejad H, Peirovi H, Jorjani M, et al. Properties of the amniotic membrane for potential use in tissue engineering. Eur Cell Mater. 2008;15:88-89.
  5. Data on file at Vivex Biologics, Inc.