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[Source: The Arizona Republic] - The Valley's first umbilical-cord blood bank, set to open in Gilbert later this year, already is drawing attention from international researchers and local residents curious about stem-cell science.

The Celebration Stem Cell Centre is preparing to register with the Food and Drug Administration and hopes to begin processing billions of life-saving stem cells by mid-June. A grand opening is set for May 4.

For more information: Experts cheer plan for Gilbert stem-cell center