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01 September 2014

A novel regulator of red blood cell production

Erythropoietin and binding to its dimeric receptor (EPOR) are crucial in early erythroid cell proliferation. JAK2 kinase, one of many signalling...

01 September 2014

Iron deficiency in blood donors

Each whole blood donation results in a loss of iron (~250mg) from the internal body iron stores. Mean iron stores in adult males and premenopausal...

01 September 2014


ISBT has prepared a resource sheet for those who are seeking information on the Ebola virus and the outbreak in West Africa. This sheet contains...

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