Scientists wage fight against aging bone marrow stem cell niche

As people get older so do the hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) that form their blood, creating an increased risk for compromised immunity and certain blood cancers. Now researchers are reporting that the bone marrow niche where HSC’s form also ages, contributing to the problem. Scientists propose rejuvenating the bone marrow niche where HSCs are created. (Mehr in: Cancer News — ScienceDaily)