Brief Report: Factors Released by Megakaryocytes Thrombin Cleave Osteopontin to Negatively Regulate Hematopoietic Stem Cells
Melonie J Storan, Shen Y Heazlewood, Chad K Heazlewood, David N Haylock, Warren S Alexander, Rebecca J Neaves, Ana Oteiza, Susan K Nilsson
STEM CELLS | WILEY | Published : 2015
The authors thank Brenda Williams and Andrea Reitsma for assistance with cell processing, Daniela Cardozo, and Jessica Hatwell-Humble for assistance with animal work, Esben Sorensen for the provision of human breast milk OPN and members of FlowCore (Monash University, Australia) for flow cytometric support. A CSIRO OCE Science Leaders Fellowship to S.K.N. and a SIEF grant to S.K.N, D.N.H., and W.S.A. in part funded this work. W.S.A. was supported by a program grant, a fellowship, and an IRIISS grant from the NHMRC, the ACRF and Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support.