DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating EGF and anal canal squamous cell carcinoma

EGF [ENSP00000265171]

Pro-epidermal growth factor; EGF stimulates the growth of various epidermal and epithelial tissues in vivo and in vitro and of some fibroblasts in cell culture. Magnesiotropic hormone that stimulates magnesium reabsorption in the renal distal convoluted tubule via engagement of EGFR and activation of the magnesium channel TRPM6. Can induce neurite outgrowth in motoneurons of the pond snail Lymnaea stagnalis in vitro.

Synonyms:  EGF,  P01133,  Q6QBS2,  P01133p,  hP01133 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM