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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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It was organized by Donors to Children; the Karelian Register on Non-relative Donors of Hemopoietic Stem Cells, a charitable fund; the Stephen Morsch Foundation, a German charity; and the hematology department of the Russian Children's Clinical Hospital, according to Pravda.Ru.
Hemopoietic stem cells are the foundation for blood and bone marrow cells.
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Ly6d is used as a marker for lymphocytes in addition to hemopoietic stem cells and lymphoid precursors (Classon 2001).
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The oxidative stress response is mediated through FoxOs in many stem cell types, including hemopoietic stem cells [68].
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