from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The formation of blood or blood cells in the body.
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- n. The process by which blood cells are produced; hematogenesis.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The formation of blood, usually with especial reference to the corpuscles.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the formation of blood cells in the living body (especially in the bone marrow)
The creation process is called hematopoiesis (which literally means "to make blood").
Reconstitution of hematopoiesis following intrauterine transplantation of stem cells.
Bethel CAI, Steinkirchner T, Zanjani ED, Flake AW: The stromal microenvironment of human fetal hematopoiesis; in vitro morphologic studies.
The human/sheep xenograft model: a large animal model of human hematopoiesis.
He is the author of numerous articles on genetic therapy of hematological diseases and the regulation of hematopoiesis and hemoglobin synthesis.
The myelodysplastic syndrome is a heterogeneous group of clonal hematopoietic stem cell disorders characterized by ineffective hematopoiesis (blood cell production) involving one or more cell lineages (red blood cells, white blood cells or platelets) and a variable risk of transformation to acute myeloid leukemia.
Friedman AD (2009) Cell cycle and developmental control of hematopoiesis by Runx1.
"I think our findings represent an exciting new avenue for studying hematopoiesis," said
Our data reveals a novel role of apoptotic protease inhibitors in stimulating hematopoiesis in vitro, thereby improving the quality of expanded grafts.
Taken together our results unveil a novel role of two apoptotic inhibitors; zVADfmk and zLLYfmk in stimulating hematopoiesis in vitro and improving the engraftment potential in vivo, making the expanded graft superior to the cytokine cultured HSPCs.