Thrombopoietin and its receptor expression in pediatric patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenia.
Hematology 2018 Jan 9:1-6. Epub 2018 Jan 9.
a Department of Hematology and Oncology , Shanghai Children's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University , Shanghai , People's Republic of China.
Objectives: Chronic immune thrombocytopenia (cITP) is common in children. However, the pathogenesis has not been fully elucidated. This study aimed to determine whether thrombopoietin (TPO) and its receptor c-mannosylation of the TPO receptor (c-Mpl) have an impact on childhood cITP. Read More