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UT Southwestern Medical Center

Drs. Lei Ding and Sean Morrison, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Caption: Dr. Sean Morrison (right), along with Dr. Lei Ding, has identified the specific cells responsible for nurturing blood-forming stem cells, research that eventually could help increase the safety and effectiveness of bone-marrow transplantations.

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