Chapter 12. Studies on the Kinetics of Erythropoiesis: A Model of the Erythron

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., M.R.C.P. and
  2. Maeve O'Connor B.A.
  1. L. G. Lajtha and
  2. R. Oliver

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719190.ch12

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Haemopoiesis: Cell Production and its Regulation

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Haemopoiesis: Cell Production and its Regulation

How to Cite

Lajtha, L. G. and Oliver, R. (1960) Studies on the Kinetics of Erythropoiesis: A Model of the Erythron, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Haemopoiesis: Cell Production and its Regulation (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719190.ch12

Author Information

  1. Radiobiology Laboratory, Department of Radiotherapy, Churchill Hospital, Oxford

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1960

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722633

Online ISBN: 9780470719190

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Keywords:

  • radioactive isotopes;
  • erythron;
  • human bone marrow cells;
  • basophhc normoblasts;
  • polychromatic normoblasts

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Experimental Evidence

  • Description of the Model

  • Nucleic Acid and Protein Synthesis

  • 59Fe Uptake

  • Applications of the Model

  • Regulation of Erythropoiesis

  • Megaloblastic Erythropoiesis

  • Radiation Effects on the Bone Marrow

  • Polycythaemia Vera

  • Reference

  • Discussion