erythropoietin

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a glycoprotein secreted by the kidneys that stimulates the production of red blood cells

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Chugai Seiyaku Kabushiki Kaisha (Tokyo, Japan) has patented a novel hemopoietin receptor gene (NR10) using a sequence predicted from the extracted motif conserved in the amino acid sequences of known hemopoietin receptors.
ClickPress, Mon Sep 14 2015] Erythropoietin (EPO), also referred to as hematopoietin or hemopoietin, is a glycoprotein that is responsible for the production of erythrocytes in the body.