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Chemical Growth Differentiation Factor 3

Name Growth Differentiation Factor 3
Equivalent Term GDF-3
Definition A growth differentiation factor that may play a role in maintaining the undifferentiated state of PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS by inhibiting the actions of BONE MORPHOGENETIC PROTEINS. Differentiation factor 3 is also considered a nodal signaling ligand that influences the genesis of left-right asymmetry.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D055451
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1. 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 3
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 Nodal Signaling Ligands Growth Differentiation Factor 3

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Growth Differentiation Factor 3
  GDF3 protein, human
  Gdf3 protein, mouse