In this Regenerative Medicine review, the authors provide an overview on bone marrow perivascular population, their cross-talk with other niche components, relationship with bone marrow stromal stem cells, and similarities and differences with the perivascular population of the vessel/wall niche. Finally, they focus on the regenerative potential of these cells and the forthcoming challenges related to their use as cell therapy products.
Mangialardi G, Cordaro A, Madeddu P. The bone marrow pericyte: an orchestrator of vascular niche. Regen. Med. 11(8) (2016)