This book is written by experts in the field of hematopoietic
stem cell biology and lymphocyte development in order to overview
recent advances in the field. Prospective isolation of various
progenitors and stem cells enables us to understand self-renewal
mechanisms of stem cells as well as regulation of hematopoiesis.
Furthermore, the importance of extrinsic factors has been
emphasized recently. This volume concisely describes our... more...