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Comparison of childhood leukemia initiating cell populations in NOD/SCID and NSG mice

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We thank Mr Paul Virgo and staff of the Bristol Genetics Laboratory, the North Bristol NHS Trust, Dr Andrew Herman for cell sorting and the University of Bristol Faculty of Medical and the Veterinary Sciences Flow Cytometry Facility, Dr Michelle Cummins, Dr John Moppett and Oncology staff at the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children. We are grateful to the patients and their families who gave permission for their cells to be used for research. This work was supported by grants from the Department of Health and the National Blood Authority. This article presents independent research commissioned by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) under its Programme Grants scheme (RP-PG-0310-1003). The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.

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Diamanti, P., Cox, C. & Blair, A. Comparison of childhood leukemia initiating cell populations in NOD/SCID and NSG mice. Leukemia 26, 376–380 (2012).

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