Thrombopoietin, Human, Recombinant
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Hematopoietic growth factor: Stimulation of thrombopoiesis
Hemostatic agent: Treatment of thrombocytopenia
Recombinant version of the glycoprotein thrombopoietin, a naturally occurring human hormone which is the major physiological regulator of platelet production: It promotes the maturation of megakaryocytes and increases platelet size and number
- Thrombopoetin human, rekombinant (German)
- Thrombopoïétine humain, recombinant (French)
- Trombopoyetina humana recombinante (Spanish)
- c-Mpl ligand (IS)
- Megakaryocyte colony stimulating factor, recombinant (IS)
- Megakaryocyte growth and development factor, recombinant (IS)
- Megakaryocyte potentiating factor, recombinant (IS)
- Megapoietin (IS)
- Meg-CSF (IS)
- rh-TPO (IS)
- rHu MGDF (IS)
- Thrombocytopoiesis-stimulating factor, recombinant (IS)
- TPO (IS)
- TSF (IS)
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