A comparative evaluation of iron clearance models.


A comparative study of the non-iron-overloaded, bile duct-cannulated rat and of the Cebus monkey as iron-clearance models is presented. The ability of desferrioxamine, desferrithiocin, and a pyridoxal isonicotinoyl hydrazone (PIH) analogue to clear the metal from these two animals is evaluated. Data suggest that although rodents represent a viable first… (More)


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