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Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor

"Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A glycoprotein of MW 25 kDa containing internal disulfide bonds. It induces the survival, proliferation, and differentiation of neutrophilic granulocyte precursor cells and functionally activates mature blood neutrophils. Among the family of colony-stimulating factors, G-CSF is the most potent inducer of terminal differentiation to granulocytes and macrophages of leukemic myeloid cell lines.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 372 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 25 publications in 1997
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.