Results of CBC indexes. After a 3-week treatment, mice were sacrificed, and peripheral blood was collected via the heart followed by CBC analysis. (A) Red blood cell (RBC) counts, (B) hemoglobin concentration (HGB), and (C) hematocrit (HCT). (D) After mincing of spleens, the single-cell suspensions were stained with PE conjugated with Ter119+ to label erythroid progenitor population and were then subject to FACS analysis.
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