Hemopoietic Stromal Colonies

  • Donald Metcalf
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research/Fortschritte der Krebsforschung/Progrès dans les recherches sur le cancer book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 61)


As mentioned in Chapter 2, there is a considerable body of experimental evidence derived mainly from in vivo experiments in irradiated mice to suggest that the production of progenitor cells from multipotential hemopoietic stem cells is regulated by microenvironmental cells in the various hemopoietic tissues, particularly the bone marrow and spleen (see review, 30).


Agar Diphtheria 


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Donald Metcalf
    • 1
  1. 1.Cancer Research UnitWalter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical ResearchMelbourneAustralia

Personalised recommendations