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Erythropoietin

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Erythropoietin (/ɪˌrɪθroʊˈpɔɪᵻtən/ or /ɪˌrɪθroʊpoʊˈɛtɪn, -rə-, -ˈiː-, -tən/ ; from G...

Erythropoietin (EPO Test): Get Facts on Blood Protein Levels

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May 19, 2015 ... Learn about erythropoietin (EPO), and important hormone produced by the kidney that us critical for the formation of red blood cells by the bone ...

The Story of Erythropoietin - American Society of Hematology

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Millions of patients worldwide have benefited from research on erythropoietin spanning many decades. In the last 15 years, epoetin alfa (Epo) has become one  ...

Erythropoietin: The Test - Lab Tests Online

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Aug 27, 2012 ... Erythropoietin is not a routine test. It is ordered primarily to help differentiate between different types of anemia and to determine whether the ...

You & Your Hormones | Hormones | Erythropoietin

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Erythropoietin is a hormone produced mainly in the kidneys which stimulates the production and maintenance of red blood cells.

EPO - Clinical: Erythropoietin (EPO), Serum

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Identifying candidates for erythropoietin (EPO) replacement therapy (eg, chronic renal failure). Evaluating patients undergoing EPO replacement therapy who ...

EPO erythropoietin [ (human)] - NCBI

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Aug 22, 2016 ... Erythropoietin protects mouse renal tubular basement membrane by promoting bone marrow cells to generate and secrete miR-144, which, ...

Erythropoietin: Reference Range, Interpretation, Collection and Panels

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Dec 5, 2014 ... Erythropoietin testing, in combination with other tests, can be used to differentiate polycythemia vera from secondary polycythemia. It can also ...

Mechanisms of Disease: erythropoietin resistance in ... - Nature

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The main causes of anemia are deficient production of erythropoietin (EPO), iron deficiency, and chronic disease with endogenous EPO resistance. EPO has ...

Hormones of the Kidney, Skin, and Heart - Kimball's Biology Pages

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Erythropoietin is a glycoprotein. It acts on the bone marrow to increase the production of red blood cells. Stimuli such as bleeding or moving to high altitudes  ...

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Erythropoietin test: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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The erythropoietin test measures the amount of a hormone called erythropoietin ( EPO) in blood. The hormone tells stem cells in the bone marrow to make more ...

Erythropoietin-Stimulating Agents | Cleveland Clinic

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Learn about erythropoietin stimulating agents from the Cleveland Clinic. Find out what ESAs are, who should take them and potential side effects.

EPO

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Erythropoietin. updated Feb 2005. Pharmacological cheating in sports is not a new phenomenon. Unfortunately, the modern era has witnessed explosive growth ...