Hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers.

Stowell CP
Curr Opin Hematol 2002;9(6):537-543.
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Review by : Van der Linden P; Hardy JF
NATA Review
This review article describes the nine different hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers that have been developed since the 1980s. Seven of them are currently being tested in phase II or phase III clinical trials.

– Philippe Van der Linden

A general, potentially useful, text on hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers for clinicians. Specific molecules are reviewed somewhat briefly.

– Jean-Franois Hardy