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Even the absence of co-anchor Robin Roberts, currently recuperating from a bone-marrow transplant, hasn't slowed GMA down.‘Good Morning America’ vs. ‘Today’: Why I’ve Switched
October 9, 2012
As he approaches the deadline, though, his own need for a bone-marrow donor is glaring.
One technology entrepreneur's controversial, crowd-sourcing search for the bone-marrow donation that could save his life.
Reinbach has found them in a case of lymphosarcoma with metastases in the bone-marrow.
The granulated cells of the bone-marrow fall into two groups.
They are formed from prexisting nucleated cells in the bone-marrow.
Eosinophiles are formed in the bone-marrow from eosinophilic myelocytes.
By far the larger part is produced fully formed in the bone-marrow, and emigrate to the blood.
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- The soft, fatty, vascular tissue filling the cavities of bones, having a stroma of reticular fibers and cells.
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- The spongy, red tissue that fills the bone cavities of mammals. Bone marrow is the source of red blood cells, platelets, and most white blood cells.
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