The book covers the functional significance and properties of erythrocytes, their generation, senescence and suicidal death. It further summarizes knowledge about hormones influencing erythrocyte formation including erythropoietin as well as disorders affecting and involving erythrocytes such as anemia, malaria, and sepsis.This seminal work, hence, forms a unique reference on the most abundant cell type in mammals and will be an invaluable resource for students in the life sciences.
Functional Significance of Erythrocytes; Properties of Erythrocytes; Generation of Erythrocytes; Erythrocyte Death; Hormones Regulating Erythrocyte Generation and Survival; Anemia; Malaria.
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 452
Published: 14th May 2012
Publisher: Imperial College Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.88
Weight (kg): 0.82