Chapter 13. Humoral Influences on Blood Cell Formation and Release

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., M.R.C.P. and
  2. Maeve O'Connor B.A.
  1. Albert S. Gordon

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719190.ch13

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Haemopoiesis: Cell Production and its Regulation

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Haemopoiesis: Cell Production and its Regulation

How to Cite

Gordon, A. S. (2008) Humoral Influences on Blood Cell Formation and Release, 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.ch13

Author Information

  1. Department of Biology, Graduate School of Arts and Science, New York University, New York

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:

  • erythropoietin;
  • hypoxic anoxia;
  • body fluids;
  • thalassaemia major;
  • leucocytosis-inducing factor

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Factors Determining the Appearance of the ESF in Urine

  • Human Urine

  • Sheep Urine

  • Normality of the Red Blood Cells Produced in Response to Injections of the Urinary ESF in Rats

  • Further Studies on the Extraction and Chemical Properties of the Human Urinary ESF

  • Further Evidence for the Lack of Species-Specificity in the Action of the Human Urinary ESF

  • Effects in the Guinea Pig

  • Effects in Desmognathus phoca

  • Evidence for a Circulating Leucocytosis-Inducing Factor (LIF)

  • Parabiotic Experiments

  • Plasma Injections

  • Direct Actions of the LIF

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments

  • Reference

  • Discussion