Category Archives: hematopoietic stem cells

Unprecedented precision study identifies the four genes responsible for blood stem cell development.


Every day, over 100 billion new mature blood cells are generated in an adult human. This major production places high demands on the blood stem cells which must be capable both of maturing into specialised blood cells and of self-renewing and multiplying.  An important element in getting blood stem cells to multiply outside the body is to understand which of

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