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Chemical Amphiregulin

Name Amphiregulin
Equivalent Terms Schwannoma derived Growth Factor | Schwannoma-derived Growth Factor
Definition An autocrine growth factor and mitogen for a broad range of target cells including EPITHELIAL CELLS; FIBROBLASTS and immune cells. It occurs as a membrane-bound protein that can be cleaved to release an active secreted form.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D066258
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Amphiregulin
  AREG protein, human
  Areg protein, mouse
  Areg protein, rat