hematopoietic stem cell

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hematopoietic stem cell

A progenitor cell in the bone marrow that can replicate itself as well as produce precursor cells of the various blood cell lineages.
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Hematopoietic stem cell

A cell that can develop into any type of specialized blood cell.
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Alternatively, transfer of hematopoetic stem cells from the bone marrow into an artery to limit ventricular remodeling is not considered homologous use, as this intended role is not a basic function of bone marrow cells.
"Existing drugs, such as G-CSF and prostaglandins, could be used to induce hematopoetic stem cells to proliferate prior to the use of therapy with DNA damaging agents.
hematopoetic stem cells differentiate into red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets etc.
Current knowledge about the properties of umbilical cord blood hematopoetic stem cells. (Editorial).
This fat was processed to obtain the stromal vascular fraction (SVF) which contains mesenchymal stem cells, progenitor/endothelial cells, pericytes, hematopoetic stem cells and more.