[Evaluation of a one step sandwich enzymeimmunoassay for serum erythropoietin--serum erythropoietin values in polycythemia vera and related hematological disorders].

We evaluated a newly developed enzymeimmunoassay for serum erythropoietin (Epo) and investigated relationship between Epo levels and hematological disorders. This method has several advantages including simplicity, high sensitivity, good precision. Moreover, the procedure requires only about 2.5 hours. Samples from 134 healthy subjects showed a normal… (More)