When blood stem cells divide, organelles and factors associated with the cellular degradative machinery can be asymmetrically inherited by daughter cells (green: microtubuli, white: asymetrically inherited factor). Images courtesy: Florin Schneiter, D-BSSE, ETH Zurich (Nature, 573, 426–429)
Read a new publication in Nature 573, pages 426–429 (2019)
Loeffler, D.,Wehling, A.,Schneiter, F.,Zhang, Y.,Müller-Bötticher, N.,Hoppe, P.,Hilsenbeck, O.,Kokkaliaris, K.,Endele, M.,Schroeder, T.
Asymmetric lysosome inheritance predicts activation of haematopoietic stem cells