Hematopoietic stem cells gone rogue

  title={Hematopoietic stem cells gone rogue},
  author={Yanfang Zhu and Catherine C. Hedrick and Dalia E. Gaddis},
Cardiovascular disease is considered to be an aging-related disease and is the leading cause of death in the elderly in developed countries (1). As of 2013, 65% of deaths attributed to cardiovascular disease occurred among patients 75 years and older. A hallmark of aging is the accumulation of somatic DNA mutations in proliferative tissue. Although somatic… CONTINUE READING