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Aging of Stem Cells

Continuing the series of charts describing the mechanisms of aging. Here you can download the pdf the chart about aging of stem cells. Take a look at how telomere shortening, oxidative stress and impaired stem cell niche regulation influences our stem cells: reduces the number of dormant stem cells, reduces their engrafting capacities and leads to aberrant, meaning improper, differentiation.

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