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Chemical Transforming Growth Factor alpha

Name Transforming Growth Factor alpha
Equivalent Terms Epidermal Growth Factor Related Transforming Growth Factor | Epidermal Growth Factor-Related Transforming Growth Factor | TGFalpha | TGF-alpha
Definition An EPIDERMAL GROWTH FACTOR related protein that is found in a variety of tissues including EPITHELIUM, and maternal DECIDUA. It is synthesized as a transmembrane protein which can be cleaved to release a soluble active form which binds to the EGF RECEPTOR.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D016211
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