[The clinical significance of granulocyte colonies in bone marrow cultures].

The culture system for in vitro evaluation of "colony forming units - culture (CFU-c)" is briefly outlined. This method offers a new approach to studies of proliferation and differentiation of hemopoietic progenitor cells, especially in disorders of granulopoiesis. From available published data it is evident that quantitation of CFU-c is also an indicator… CONTINUE READING