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Stem Cell Factor

"Stem Cell 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 hematopoietic growth factor and the ligand of the cell surface c-kit protein (PROTO-ONCOGENE PROTEINS C-KIT). It is expressed during embryogenesis and is a growth factor for a number of cell types including the MAST CELLS and the MELANOCYTES in addition to the HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELLS.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Stem Cell Factor" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Stem Cell Factor" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 158 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 1996
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