BCH 577 MSc.
BIOCHEMISTRY OF BLOOD
1- Site of haemopiesis.
2- Haemopoiesis stem and progenitor cells.
3- The regulation of haemopoiesis.
4- Growth factors in haemopiesis.
Erythropoiesis and general aspects of anaemia
2- Regulation of RBC metabolism.
3- Anaemia and its biochemical and laboratory features.
4- Types of Anaemia.
Molecular aspects of anaemia
1- Thalassemia and its genetic causes.
2- Epdimological studies of Thalassemia.
3- Sickle Cell Anaemia and its Molecular causes.
4- Biochemical Care of Sickle Cell Anaemia.
1- Megaloblastic anaemia.
2- Hypochromic anaemias and iron overload.
Reference: Essential Haematology ( A.V. Hoffbrand et.al)