What is it about?
Wounding induces increases in TPO and platelet counts. Radiation reduces platelet counts and causes hemorrhage in various organs. This drug significant increases platelets.
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Why is it important?
This drug significantly increases platelets so as to save life.
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This page is a summary of: Thrombopoietin Receptor Agonist Mitigates Hematopoietic Radiation Syndrome and Improves Survival after Whole-Body Ionizing Irradiation Followed by Wound Trauma, Mediators of Inflammation, January 2017, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2017/7582079.
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