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Chemical Growth Differentiation Factor 15

Name Growth Differentiation Factor 15
Equivalent Terms Differentiation Factor, Prostate | GDF-15 | Macrophage Inhibitory Cytokine 1 | Prostate Differentiation Factor
Definition A growth differentiation factor that is secreted in response to cell stress and in response to MACROPHAGE ACTIVATION. In addition growth differentiation factor 15 demonstrates a diverse array of biological properties including the induction of cartilage formation, the inhibition of hematopoietic progenitor proliferation, and the induction of neuronal migration.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D055436
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2. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases TGF-beta Superfamily Proteins Growth Differentiation Factors Growth Differentiation Factor 15

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Growth Differentiation Factor 15
  GDF15 protein, human
  Gdf15 protein, mouse
  Gdf15 protein, rat