Biomarker of iron metabolism has clinical and public health potential

Testing for the iron-regulating hormone hepcidin has the potential to significantly improve management of clinical conditions such as anaemia. According to haematologist Dr Sant-Rayn Pasricha, a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Oxford’s Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, the tests are close to becoming available outside research settings. Dr Pasricha told the limbic that current ...

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