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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


darbepoetin alfa  listen  (DAR-bee-POH-eh-tin AL-fuh)

  A substance made in the laboratory that stimulates the bone marrow to produce red blood cells. It belongs to the family of drugs called antianemics.