Erythrocytic calmodulin correlates with red cell age.

  title={Erythrocytic calmodulin correlates with red cell age.},
  author={Carlos M Monzon and John T. Penniston and Virgil F. Fairbanks and E Omer Burgert},
  journal={British journal of haematology},
  volume={51 2},
Red blood cells from normal persons and from patients with reticulocytosis were tested for their calmodulin content. Elevated calmodulin correlated with high reticulocyte counts, rather than with any specific disorder. The correlation between reticulocyte content and elevated calmodulin was further tested by fractionating the erythrocytes from 12 patients… CONTINUE READING