hematopoiesis is the formation of blood cells which happens red bone marrow. red bone marrow is found in flat bones. the sternum(a flat bone) is a major site for hematopoiesis
Hematopoiesis occurs in the red bone marrow. This bone marrow is found at the ends of long bones. It is also found in the sternum.
d. Red Marrow
In adults, the majority of hematopoiesis occurs in the bone marrow, particularly the marrow of the pelvis, vertebrae, ribs, sternum, and cranium. Some hematopoiesis may still occur in the long bones such as the tibia and femur, but this is more common in children. The lymph nodes also play a small role in hematopoiesis throughout life.
Predominantly in the fetal liver before moving to the spleen and finally the bone marrow.
Red bone marrow in the spongy/trabecular/cancellous bone in the ends of long bones.
Trilineage hematopoiesis is the process by which lymphocytes, erythrocytes and myelocytes are formed.
Hematopoiesis or hemopoiesis is the process by which all blood cells are formed.