haematopoietic growth factors

haematopoietic growth factors

Haemopoietins, factors including GRANULOCYTE COLONY STIMULATING FACTOR and granulocyte-macrophage stimulating factor that bring about the maturation of bone marrow stem cells to form normal blood cells.
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Delayed application of the haematopoietic growth factors G-CSF/SCF and FL reduces neonatal excitotoxic brain injury.
The discovery of haematopoietic growth factors, granulocytecolony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) and granulocytemacrophage-colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF) in the 1980s had a major impact on marrow transplantation.