"Hepatocyte Growth Factor" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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.
|Hepatocyte Growth Factor
- Hepatocyte Growth Factor
- Factor, Hepatocyte Growth
- Growth Factor, Hepatocyte
- Scatter Factor
- Factor, Scatter
- Hepatopoietin A
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