Hormone 'protects brains of premature babies'

August 26, 2014 11:05 PM

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Hormone 'protects brains of premature babies'

The hormone erythropoietin (EPO) could prevent brain injuries in very premature babies, a study suggests.

Brain scans show EPO - used illegally by athletes to boost performance - appears to help very premature infants when given within two days of birth.

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