CariCord Sponsors 2014 World Stem Cell Summit Special Event

Aurora, CO – Decemer 1, 2014 - CariCord, Inc., the stem cell bank at University of Colorado, announces sponsorship of “Singing for a Cure Deep in the Heart,” a World Stem Cell Summit Welcome Party, which is being presented by Texans for Stem Cell Research and the City of San Antonio. The special affair will take place on the eve of the 2014 World Stem Cell Summit, the largest global meeting of stem cell science and regenerative medicine stakeholders, occurring December 3-5 in San Antonio.

On Tuesday, December 2nd, a welcome party will be held for attendees of The World Stem Cell Summit at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center on the Riverwalk from 7:30-10:00pm. The evening will feature food, refreshments and musical entertainment by Grammy winners Max Baca Y Los Texmanics with special guest Flaco Jiménez, plus local talent and San Antonio native Patricia Vonne. Donations will benefit the Texans for Stem Cell Research for Pediatric Cancer Research. Guest speakers of the evening include San Antonio Councilman Ron Nirenberg, Dr. Doris Taylor of the Texas Heart Institute, Dr. Will Decker of Baylor College of Medicine, and Chairman of the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation Steve Waters.

“We are honored to partner with Texans for Stem Cell Research and the City of San Antonio to welcome the brightest minds in stem cell science and regenerative medicine to the beautiful city of San Antonio, for the World Stem Cell Summit,” said Calvin Cole, CariCord's President and CEO.

To learn more about the event please visit www.txstemcell.org.

About CariCord, Inc.

CariCord, Inc. is a public-private joint venture corporation (Delaware Corp.) with the University of Colorado owned ClinImmune Labs. It is the first and only company in the world delivering cord blood stem cell banking to private consumers in an FDA Licensed Laboratory. Corporate offices and Customer Service are located in Irvine, CA, with laboratory processing at the FDA licensed ClinImmune Labs at the University Of Colorado School Of Medicine in Aurora, CO. CariCord offers private consumers cord blood and cord tissue banking services under pharmaceutical grade practices nationwide. Its clients have the option of selecting value added HLA tissue typing. For more information please visit www.CariCord.com.