hematopoietic stem cell

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hematopoietic stem cell

an actively dividing cell that is capable of self-renewal and of differentiation into any blood cell lineage.

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.
See also: cell

Hematopoietic stem cell

A cell that can develop into any type of specialized blood cell.
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These results show that myeloid progenitor cells are one of the most promising radiation countermeasures among all therapeutics currently under development with respect to efficacy, timing and practicality of administration.
The publication describes the use of Cellerant's cryoprcserved, allogeneic myeloid progenitor cells developed in mice to elucidate its potential as a radiomitigator against lethal doses of ionizing radiation in various strains of mice.