Early progenitor cell number as organ size determinant: pancreas

Developmental biology is the gold mine of stem cell biology. A pioneer, but elegant quantitative cell biology paper was published in Nature advance online publication on 28, January 2007 by U.S. researchers Stanger, Tanaka, Melton along developmental lines. Based on the strict regulation of vertebrate development it was thought that extrinsic or systemic signals, growth… Continue reading Early progenitor cell number as organ size determinant: pancreas