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Nature Communications | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2015


Awarded by Fund for Scientific Research-Flanders (FWO-V)

Awarded by European Hematology Association (EHA)

Awarded by Australian NHMRC grant

Awarded by Children Cancer Free Foundation (Stichting Kinderen Kankervrij)

Awarded by ERC St-Grant Consolidator


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Fund for Scientific Research-Flanders (FWO-V; G056813N to JJH and 3G002711 to T. T.) as well as the Belgian Federation for the Study Against Cancer (BFAC) and the European Hematology Association (EHA; 2009/26) and the Australian NHMRC grant 1047995. The work is part of the DevRepair (P7/07) IAP-VII network. P. V. V. and T. T. are the recipients of an Odysseus type II grant. S. G., T. T., P. V. V. and P. R. are postdoctoral fellows and J.V. derM. is a PhD student supported by the FWO-V. K.C.-B. is financially supported by The Children Cancer Free Foundation (Stichting Kinderen Kankervrij; KIKA2008-029). L. H. and K. D. are funded by PhD grants of the Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology (IWT). D. H. was supported by a visiting professorship awarded by the Royal Dutch Academy of Arts and Sciences to work at Erasmus MC, Rotterdam. J.S. is supported by a Ligue Contre le Cancer grant programme Carte d'Identite des tumeurs (CIT), the SLI programme from the French Agence National pour la Recherche, and by an ERC St-Grant Consolidator 311660-CEVAL. We thank Daisy Ginneberge and Gert Van Isterdaele for their help with the FACS cell sorting, and Niels Vandamme for help with the transplants.