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Hepatocyte Growth Factor

"Hepatocyte Growth 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.

Multifunctional growth factor which regulates both cell growth and cell motility. It exerts a strong mitogenic effect on hepatocytes and primary epithelial cells. Its receptor is PROTO-ONCOGENE PROTEINS C-MET.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hepatocyte Growth Factor" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hepatocyte Growth Factor" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 187 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 16 publications in 2010
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.