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Regulation of Erythropoietin Production

Handbook of Physiology, Renal Physiology

  1. James W. Fisher

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp080251

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Fisher, J. W. 2011. Regulation of Erythropoietin Production. Comprehensive Physiology. 2407–2438.

Author Information

  1. Department of Pharmacology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Physicochemical Properties of Erythropoietin
  • 2
    Assay and Standardization of Erythropoietin
  • 3
    Model for Kidney Production of Erythropoietin
  • 4
    Renal Site of Production of Erythropoietin
  • 5
    Extrarenal Erythropoietin Production
  • 6
    Sites of Action of Erythropoietin
  • 7
    Anemia of Renal Insufficiency
  • 8
    Erythropoietin and Polycythemia
  • 9
    Pharmacological Agents that Influence Erythropoietin Production
  • 10
    Pharmacokinetics of Erythropoietin
  • 11
    Potential Therapeutic uses of Erythropoietin
  • 12
    Summary