We Could Use More Tolerance: Role of Intestinal-Allograft-Derived Human Stem Cells

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Abstract

Mixed chimerism is associated with allograft acceptance and tolerance. In this issue of Cell Stem Cell, Fu et al. (2019) provide evidence that functional, donor-derived hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells in the intestinal allograft can persist long-term, contribute to multi-lineage chimerism in the circulation, and result in T cell tolerance through host lymphoid organ selection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)197-198
Number of pages2
JournalCell Stem Cell
Volume24
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 7 2019

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology

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