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Chemical Leukemia Inhibitory Factor

Name Leukemia Inhibitory Factor
Equivalent Terms AM424 | Cholinergic Differentiation Factor | D Factor (Leukemia Inhibitory Factor) | Differentiation Factor, Cholinergic | Differentiation Stimulating Factor | Differentiation-Stimulating Factor | Differentiation-Stimulating Factor, Myeloid | Emfilermin | Inhibitory Factor, Leukemia | Myeloid Differentiation Stimulating Factor | Myeloid Differentiation-Stimulating Factor
Definition An INTERLEUKIN-6 related cytokine that exhibits pleiotrophic effects on many physiological systems that involve cell proliferation, differentiation, and survival. Leukemia inhibitory factor binds to and acts through the lif receptor.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D053605
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Leukemia Inhibitory Factor
  LIF protein, human
  Lif protein, mouse
  LIF protein, zebrafish
  pegylated MH35-BD-Q29A+G124R protein