THE EFFECT OF ERYTHROPOIETIN ON SURVIVAL IN IRRADIATED POLYCYTHEMIC MICE

Authors
  1. Vittorio, P.V.
  2. Watkins, E.A.
  3. Dziubalo-Blehm, S.
Corporate Authors
Defence Chemical Biological and Radiation Establishment, Ottawa ONT (CAN)
Abstract
In mice in which polycythemia was indiced by transfusion, stem cell activity was almost completely suppressed, and this was accompanied by increased resistance to radiation since survival studies showed the polycythemic mouse to be more resistant to radiation than the normal mouse.
Report Number
R-571 —
Date of publication
15 Aug 1968
Number of Pages
3
Reprinted from
Vol. 47, No. 2, 220-223, 1969. Can. J.Physiol. Pharmacol.
DSTKIM No
69-02971
CANDIS No
73117
Format(s):
Hardcopy;Originator's fiche received by DSIS

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