DISEASES

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Literature on HGF

HGF [ENSP00000222390]

Hepatocyte growth factor (hepapoietin A; scatter factor); Potent mitogen for mature parenchymal hepatocyte cells, seems to be a hepatotrophic factor, and acts as a growth factor for a broad spectrum of tissues and cell types. Activating ligand for the receptor tyrosine kinase MET by binding to it and promoting its dimerization; Deafness associated genes

Synonyms:  HGF,  C9JDP4,  C9JJ35,  C9JS80,  C9WSJ3 ...

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