Marrow to muscle, fission versus fusion

  title={Marrow to muscle, fission versus fusion},
  author={Michael Rudnicki},
  journal={Nature Medicine},
In the last five years, several reports have suggested that hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) could contribute to muscle regeneration after bone marrow transplantation. The potential of this approach has engendered much excitement as a possible therapy for the treatment of neuromuscular degenerative disorders such as Duchenne muscular dystrophy. However, a central question has been whether participation of marrow cells in muscle regeneration results from the bona fide generation of myogenic… CONTINUE READING
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