Peripheral blood hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell frequency is unchanged in patients with alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency

de Kruijf EJ, Alkemade GM, van Os R, Fibbe WE, van Pel M Int. J. Hematol. 2014 Jun;99(6):714-20 PMID: 24752699 Abstract Granulocyte-colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF)-induced hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell (HSPC) mobilization is associated with the release of neutrophil-derived proteases. Previously,