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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 phenotype references Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated phenotype references TGF-beta Superfamily Proteins Growth Differentiation Factors Growth Differentiation Factor 3
2. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated phenotype references Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated phenotype references 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