15. Neuroprotective and Neurogenic Effects of Erythropoietin

  1. Prof. Dr. Achille G. Gravanis3 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Synthia H. Mellon4
  1. Helmar C. Lehmann1 and
  2. Ahmet Höke2

Published Online: 2 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527633968.ch15

Hormones in Neurodegeneration, Neuroprotection, and Neurogenesis

Hormones in Neurodegeneration, Neuroprotection, and Neurogenesis

How to Cite

Lehmann, H. C. and Höke, A. (2011) Neuroprotective and Neurogenic Effects of Erythropoietin, in Hormones in Neurodegeneration, Neuroprotection, and Neurogenesis (eds A. G. Gravanis and S. H. Mellon), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527633968.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Crete, Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Stavrakia, 71110 Heraklion, Greece

  2. 4

    University of California, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, The Center for Reproductive Sciences, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Department of Neurology, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Düsseldorf, Germany

  2. 2

    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Pathology Building Room 509, 600 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 14 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326273

Online ISBN: 9783527633968

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Keywords:

  • central nervous system;
  • erythropoietin;
  • EPO;
  • ischemic stroke;
  • neuroprotection;
  • peripheral neuropathy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • EPO in Models of Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Brain Injury

  • EPO in Models of Ischemic Stroke in Adults

  • EPO in Models of Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Trauma

  • EPO in Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

  • EPO in Models of Peripheral Neuropathy

  • Summary

  • References