Literature associating PGF and retinal vascular disease
Placental growth factor; Growth factor active in angiogenesis and endothelial cell growth, stimulating their proliferation and migration. It binds to the receptor FLT1/VEGFR-1. Isoform PlGF-2 binds NRP1/neuropilin-1 and NRP2/neuropilin-2 in a heparin-dependent manner. Also promotes cell tumor growth.
Synonyms: PGF, G3XA84, P49763, Q53XY6, G3XA84p ...