Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating FGF7 and hair disease

FGF7 [ENSP00000267843]

Heparin-binding growth factor 7; Plays an important role in the regulation of embryonic development, cell proliferation and cell differentiation. Required for normal branching morphogenesis. Growth factor active on keratinocytes. Possible major paracrine effector of normal epithelial cell proliferation; Belongs to the heparin-binding growth factors family.

Synonyms:  FGF7,  FGF7p,  hFGF7,  H0YNE7,  P21781 ...

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