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Chemical Fibroblast Growth Factor 8

Name Fibroblast Growth Factor 8
Equivalent Terms Androgen Induced Growth Factor | Androgen-Induced Growth Factor | Fibroblast Growth Factor 8b | Growth Factor, Androgen-Induced
CAS Registry Number 148997-75-5
Definition A fibroblast growth factor that preferentially activates FIBROBLAST GROWTH FACTOR RECEPTOR 4. It was initially identified as an androgen-induced growth factor and plays a role in regulating growth of human BREAST NEOPLASMS and PROSTATIC NEOPLASMS.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D051524
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Fibroblast Growth Factor 8
  FGF8 protein, human
  Fgf8 protein, mouse
  Fgf8 protein, rat
  FGF8 protein, Xenopus