Adam Sikora, Irena Oszczapowicz

Rekombinowane analogi erytropoetyny i pochodne w leczeniu niedokrwistości w przebiegu chorób nowotworowych

Recombinant analogues of erythropoietin and their derivatives in the treatment of the cancer patient with anemia

The structure, biological properties and applying in the therapy of three preparations of recombinant erythropoietin are presented. Advantages and threats resulting with using these drugs in the treatment of cancer patients with anemia were discussed.
Keywords: erythropoietin alfa, erythropoietin beta, darbepoietin alfa, cancer patients, anemia.