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Chemical Oncostatin M

Name Oncostatin M
CAS Type 1 Name Oncostatin M
CAS Registry Number 106956-32-5
Definition A cytokine with both pro- and anti-inflammatory actions that depend upon the cellular microenvironment. Oncostatin M is a 28 kDa monomeric glycoprotein that is similar in structure to LEUKEMIA INHIBITORY FACTOR. Its name derives from the the observation that it inhibited the growth of tumor cells and augmented the growth of normal fibroblasts.
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MeSH® ID D053683
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Oncostatin M Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  OSM protein, human
  Osm protein, mouse