The purpose of the Association is to support research on stem cells from the umbilical cord and the placenta.
With the funds raised, Cordons de Vie finances specific research projects in connection with the research, treatment and cure of acquired or genetic haematological diseases, auto-immune, inflammatory, neuro-degenerative and psychiatric disorders.
The Association’s Scientific Committee examines all research projects within this field in order to inform the Board of Directors' decision for the allocation of funds to such research projects. All projects, using the application template enclosed, should be sent to:
Cordons de Vie
10 rue Bosio
Cordons de Vie will acknowledge safe receipt of your application by regular mail. If this is not the case, please contact us to make sure that your application has indeed arrived.
An annual amount of between 10,000 and 20,000 Euros will be allocated according to the type of project, in the form of a research or mission grant, a “Cordon de Vie” Award, a contribution towards the funding of equipment/infrastructure or salaries (see details in the file)