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UCSF researchers find key to ‘tired’ blood and immune systems

Aging of Blood-Forming Stem Cells Is Linked to Defect in Cellular Recycling Process By Jeff Norris on March 02, 2017 A molecular key to aging of the blood and immune system has been discovered in new research conducted at UC San Francisco, raising hope that it may be possible to find a way to slow

New Way to Harvest Stem Cells Better for Donors

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 9:59am CSIRO Australia Australian scientists have developed a new method for harvesting stem cells, which is less invasive and reduces side effects for donors.For bone marrow transplantation, stem cells are routinely harvested from healthy donors and used to treat patients with cancers including leukemia. Current harvesting methods take a long time and