splenic stem cells
Monday 29 August 2005
The presence of multi-lineage stem cells in the spleen might represent lifelong persistence of cells from a primitive embryonic region called the aorta-gonad-mesonephros.
Kodama S, Davis M, Faustman DL. Regenerative medicine: a radical reappraisal of the spleen. Trends Mol Med. 2005 Jun;11(6):271-6. PMID: 15949768