rHuEPO


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rHuEPO

recombinant human erythropoietin.
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These can be useful parameters to establish recent reticulocyte stimulation of reticulocytes in response to rHuEpo usage contrasting with results seen in normal physiologic RBC production.
Kirin began marketing a rHuEPO preparation, brand name ESPO(R) INJECTION, for the treatment of renal anemia in 1990, which has contributed greatly to the care of dialysis patients with renal anemia.
The general approach to detecting blood doping is to use indirect methods for screening and more specific methods for firm evidence of exogenous rHuEPO.
Very little is known about the time course of urinary rHuEPO after its administration.
Most of the exercise training studies in people with ESRD occurred before the use of rhuEPO became common.
A high-dose regimen of RHuEPO 40,000 units per day with intravenous iron sucrose 100 mg per day was initiated.
After purifying isoforms of rHuEPO, Egrie and coworkers (5,6) discovered a direct correlation between the number of sialic acid groups on the carbohydrate part of rHuEPO and both its serum half-life and biological activity, as well as an inverse relationship with receptor binding.
rHuEPO is a substance made by the kidney which stimulates red blood cell production and is given to more than 90 percent of ESRD Medicare beneficiaries (Powe et al.
Multiple myeloma is another target market we aim to address with our rHuEPO asset.
CHr has been shown to be a sensitive and specific indicator of functional ID in healthy individuals (29) and in patients with end-stage renal failure treated with rHuEPO (18,19, 30, 31, 35).