erythropoietins


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Related to erythropoietins: Hemopoietin, erythropoietin stimulating factor

erythropoietins

Hormones, produced mainly in the kidneys, that stimulates red blood cell production (erythropoiesis) in the bone marrow. The amount of hormone produced is based on monitoring of the blood flowing through the kidneys for oxygen concentration.
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Based on this, experts are now urging physicians to administer erythropoietin intravenously when feasible.
A case of antierythropoietin antibodies following recombinant human erythropoietin treatment.
Autoantibodies against erythropoietin in a patient with pure red-cell aplasia.
Pure red-cell aplasia and antierythropoietin antibodies in patients treated with recombinant erythropoietin. New England Journal of Medicine, 346(7), 469-475.
Current Methods for Detecting Antibodies against Erythropoietin and Other Recombinant Proteins
Jacobs Immunological reaction against erythropoietin causing red-cell aplasia
Erslev (1953) was the first to conclusively demonstrate the existence of a plasma factor capable of stimulating RBC production (erythropoietin) through controlled experiments comparing the ability of plasma from anemic and normal rabbits to stimulate RBC production.
Androgens, although potentially effective in increasing production of erythropoietin, historically played a small role in the management of anemia of ESRD prior to the introduction of ESAs.
The erythropoiesis stimulating effects of erythropoietin
Traumatic brain injury and the potential protective effect of erythropoietin
Detection of recombinant human erythropoietin in urine by isoelectric focusing.
The first step in treatment is stopping erythropoietin as soon as PRCA is diagnosed.