Erythropoietin: Blood, Brain and Beyond

Erythropoietin: Blood, Brain and Beyond

Author(s): Arthur J. Sytkowski

Print ISBN: 9783527304950

Online ISBN: 9783527602384

DOI: 10.1002/3527602380

Author Biography

About the Author

Dr. Arthur Sytkowski received his Doctor of Medicine from the Medical College of Wisconsin and worked as a Research Associate in the Laboratory of Biochemical Genetics, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), NIH, Bethesda. In 1977, he joined Harvard Medical School, and established his research on the structure and function of human erythropoietin.
Current research interests include therapeutic protein engineering, the control of blood cell differentiation, mechanisms of neoplasia, biological effects of microgravity, ligand/receptor biochemistry, growth factor signal transduction, gene regulation and cancer chemoprevention.