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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Birth of Hematopoietic (Blood) Stem Cells

Caption: This shows early hematopoietic stem cells (blue) in a blood vessel of a mouse embryo.

Credit: Nancy Speck, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

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