Characterization of multipotent adult progenitor cells, a subpopulation of mesenchymal stem cells

Morayma Reyes, Catherine M. Verfaillie

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Mesenchymal stem cells were isolated and a subpopulation of cells - multipotent adult progenitor cells - were identified that have the potential for multilineage differentiation. Their ability to engraft and differentiate in vivo is under investigation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)231-235
Number of pages5
JournalAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2001



  • Autologous stem cells
  • Mesenchymal stem cells
  • Progenitor cells

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • History and Philosophy of Science

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