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Mutation Stands in the Way of Health Blood Cell Maturation

News   Apr 08, 2019 | Originals story from the University of Copenhagen

 
Mutation Stands in the Way of Health Blood Cell Maturation

In the veins, stem cells constantly mature and develop into different blood cells that are necessary for the body to work properly. Now researchers from the University of Copenhagen and EMBL in Heidelberg have discovered exactly how a specific mutation in the stem cells in the blood can obstruct this maturation process. Image credit: University of Copenhagen

 
 
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