Bone marrow derived adult stem cells: which way to go?

Circulating bone marrow derived adult stem cells may serve as a backup rescue system if the pool of endogenous stem cells is exhausted (see cartoon). BM derived adult stem cells are the best characterized adult stem cells in humans (reviewed in Vieyra et al, 2005). The hematopoietic stem cell fraction of the bone marrow are… Continue reading Bone marrow derived adult stem cells: which way to go?