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Chemical Nerve Growth Factor

Name Nerve Growth Factor
Equivalent Terms beta Nerve Growth Factor | beta-Nerve Growth Factor | Factor, beta-Nerve Growth | Nerve Growth Factor 1 | Nerve Growth Factor alpha Subunit | Nerve Growth Factor beta Subunit | Nerve Growth Factor gamma Subunit | NGF | NGF 1beta | NGF-1beta
CAS Registry Number 9061-61-4
Definition NERVE GROWTH FACTOR is the first of a series of neurotrophic factors that were found to influence the growth and differentiation of sympathetic and sensory neurons. It is comprised of alpha, beta, and gamma subunits. The beta subunit is responsible for its growth stimulating activity.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D020932
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Nerve Growth Factor
  biotinylated nerve growth factor
  LIP1 proNGF peptide, human
  LIP2 proNGF peptide, human
  Lip2 protein, rat
  nerve growth factor (10-25,75-88)
  nerve growth factor (75-88)
  NGF protein, human
  pro-nerve growth factor, human
  pro-nerve growth factor, mouse
  Retnla protein, rat