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(ˌhɛmətəʊpɔɪˈiːsɪs; ˌhiː-) ,






(Physiology) physiol Also called: haematosis or haematogenesis the formation of blood
haematopoietic, hematopoietic, haemopoietic, hemopoietic adj
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hematopoiesis, haematopoiesis

the formation of blood. — hematopoietic, haematopoietic, adj.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
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Noun1.haematopoiesis - the formation of blood cells in the living body (especially in the bone marrow)
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
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Many aspects of haematopoiesis are either incompletely developed in preterm infants or are adapted to serve the foetus.
The cytokines that are involved in haematopoiesis are also involved in the development of osteoclasts (53).
The multifaceted functions of C/EBPa in normal and malignant haematopoiesis. Leukemia 2016; 30: 767-775, doi: 10.1038/ leu.2015.324.
The genetics of myelodysplastic syndrome: from clonal haematopoiesis to secondary leukaemia.
Fms like tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT-3) is involved in normal haematopoiesis regulating differentiation, proliferation and survival of hematopoietic progenitor cells.8 Internal tandem duplications of the juxtamembrane domain result in constitutive activation of the FLT-3 receptor tyrosine kinase and in AML are a prognostic indicator associated with adverse disease outcome.9
Blood and bone marrow aspiration slides were stained with Leishman's stain to study red cell morphology and aspects of haematopoiesis. Assessment of iron stores was done using Perls' staining technique.
Ovariectomy-associated changes in bone mineral density and bone marrow haematopoiesis in rats.
###- Blockade of degradation of physiological inhibition of haematopoiesis
The management of neoplastic disorders of haematopoiesis in children with Down's syndrome.
Clonal haematopoiesis harbouring AML-associated mutations is ubiquitous in healthy adults.