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Chemical Hepatocyte Growth Factor

Name Hepatocyte Growth Factor
CAS Type 1 Name Lymphokines and Cytokines, scatter factor
Equivalent Terms Factor, Hepatocyte Growth | Factor, Scatter | Growth Factor, Hepatocyte | Hepatopoietin | Hepatopoietin A | Scatter Factor
CAS Registry Number 67256-21-7
Definition Multifunctional growth factor which regulates both cell growth and cell motility. It exerts a strong mitogenic effect on hepatocytes and primary epithelial cells. Its receptor is PROTO-ONCOGENE PROTEINS C-MET.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D017228
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ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Cytokines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Hepatocyte Growth Factor

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Hepatocyte Growth Factor
  autocrine growth factor, hepatoma cells
  hepatocyte DNA synthetic stimulated factor, human
  hepatopoietin B
  hepatopoietin Cn, human
  HGF protein, human
  HGF protein, mouse
  H-KI20 peptide
  H-RN peptide
  macrophage stimulating protein
  pro-hepatocyte growth factor