red blood cells
Self-Harm for Self-Defense
Hayley Dunning | Jun 20, 2012
To protect themselves during malaria infections, mice can kill their own healthy red blood cells, cutting off the parasite’s primary resource.
Opinion: Misleading Drug Trials
Daniel W. Coyne | May 14, 2012
Amgen’s incomplete report on an early major trial of epoetin misled the medical community about the anemia drug’s risks and benefits—and helped make Amgen rich.