Researchers Find Marker Identifying Most Basic Form of Blood Stem Cell
Investigators have identified a unique cell marker that they say allows them to pick out the most fundamental form of the stem cell that gives rise to the blood and immune system.
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Homozygous β-Thalassemia and β-Thalassemia/Hemoglobin E Patients from Haploidentical Donors
Investigators explored the use of a mismatched-related (‘haplo- ’) donor. Thirty-one patients underwent haplo-stem cell transplantation.
Genetic and Epigenetic Evolution of Hematopoietic Neoplasms
Researchers from Helmholtz Zentrum München succeeded in applying for a new Collaborative Research Centre (CRC): The German Research Foundation granted funding of the CRC 1243, “Genetic and epigenetic evolution of hematopoietic neoplasms.
”Red or White? Healthy Humans Need Both
A Canadian investigation recently launched to the International Space Station will explore the effects of spaceflight on blood cells.