Tachykinins, Bone Marrow and Hematopoiesis

Tachykinins, Bone Marrow and Hematopoiesis

OVERVIEW ARTICLE Hematopoiesis is the development of immune and other blood cells from a small population of stem cells known as hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs). In the embryo, hematopoiesis takes place within the yolk sac, in special tissue called blood islands [1]. Later in development, the spleen, liver, and lymphoid tissues take over this responsibility. […]