Theory of single stem cell for blood components challenged

Thursday, March 4, 2010 - 12:36 in Biology & Nature

Components of the blood or hematopoietic system derive from stem cell subtypes rather than one single stem cell that gives rise to all the different kinds of blood cells equally, said scientists from Baylor College of Medicine in a report that appears in the current issue of the journal Cell Stem Cell.

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