Chapter 43. Cytokines in Transfusion Practice

  1. Michael F. Murphy MD, FRCP, FRCPath Professor Consultant Haematologist1,2 and
  2. Derwood H. Pamphilon MD, MRCPCH, FRCP, FRCPath Consultant Haematologist Honorary Clinical Reader3,4
  1. Derwood H. Pamphilon MD, MRCPCH, FRCP, FRCPath Consultant Haematologist Honorary Clinical Reader3,4 and
  2. Michael F. Murphy MD, FRCP, FRCPath Professor Consultant Haematologist1,2

Published Online: 5 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311761.ch43

Practical Transfusion Medicine, Third Edition

Practical Transfusion Medicine, Third Edition

How to Cite

Pamphilon, D. H. and Murphy, M. F. (2009) Cytokines in Transfusion Practice, in Practical Transfusion Medicine, Third Edition (eds M. F. Murphy and D. H. Pamphilon), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444311761.ch43

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

  2. 2

    NHS Blood and Transplant and Department of Haematology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    NHS Blood and Transplant, Bristol, UK

  4. 4

    Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

  2. 2

    NHS Blood and Transplant and Department of Haematology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    NHS Blood and Transplant, Bristol, UK

  4. 4

    Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 14 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405181969

Online ISBN: 9781444311761

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Keywords:

  • cytokines in transfusion practice;
  • haemopoietic and lymphoid systems;
  • erythropoiesis;
  • erythropoiesis-stimulating agent (ESA);
  • thrombopoietin;
  • corticosteroids;
  • therapeutic therapy;
  • cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTLs);
  • antigen recognition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Erythropoiesis

  • Thrombopoiesis

  • Granulopoiesis

  • Cytokine in lymphpoiesis and immunotherapy

  • Key points

  • Further reading