M H Whitnall
Affiliation: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
- Androstenediol stimulates myelopoiesis and enhances resistance to infection in gamma-irradiated miceM H Whitnall
Radiation Casualty Management Team, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
Int J Immunopharmacol 22:1-14. 2000..These results demonstrate for the first time that a DHEA-related steroid stimulates myelopoiesis, and ameliorates neutropenia and thrombocytopenia and enhances resistance to infection after exposure of animals to ionizing radiation...
- In vivo radioprotection by 5-androstenediol: stimulation of the innate immune systemM H Whitnall
Radiation Casualty Management Team, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20889 5603, USA
Radiat Res 156:283-93. 2001....
- Administration of 5-androstenediol to mice: pharmacokinetics and cytokine gene expressionV K Singh
Radiation Countermeasures Program, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20889 5603, USA
Exp Mol Pathol 84:178-88. 2008..The current results suggest that further studies are warranted to directly test the roles of cytokines in the radioprotective effects of 5-AED...