Chapter 45. Use of Recombinant Growth Factors after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

  1. Frederick R. Appelbaum MD Member Director Professor Head3,4,
  2. Stephen J. Forman MD Director Staff Physician5,6,
  3. Robert S. Negrin MD Professor of Medicine Chief7 and
  4. Karl G. Blume MD, FACP Emeritus Professor of Medicine7,8
  1. Jürgen Finke MD, Head1 and
  2. Roland Mertelsmann MD, PhD Medical Director2

Published Online: 5 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch45

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Finke, J. and Mertelsmann, R. (2009) Use of Recombinant Growth Factors after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, in Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition (eds F. R. Appelbaum, S. J. Forman, R. S. Negrin and K. G. Blume), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch45

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA

  2. 4

    Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA

  3. 5

    Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, Duarte, California, USA

  4. 6

    Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA

  5. 7

    Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

  6. 8

    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation, Dept Hematology and Oncology, Medizinische Klinik Univesity, Medical Center, Frieberg, Germany

  2. 2

    University Medical Center, Department Medicine I Hematology/Oncology, Frieberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153485

Online ISBN: 9781444303537

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Keywords:

  • use of recombinant growth factors after hematopoietic cell transplantation;
  • erythropoietin (EPO);
  • autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT);
  • rHuEPO after allogeneic HCT;
  • G-CSF after autologous PBHCT;
  • KGF in autologous HCT;
  • keratinocyte growth factor (KGF) or fibroblast growth factor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Erythropoietin

  • Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor

  • Interleukin-3

  • Stem cell factor

  • Thrombopoietin/megakaryocyte growth factor

  • Interleukin-11

  • Interleukin-2

  • Keratinocyte growth factor

  • Conclusion

  • References