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Transforming Growth Factor alpha MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Transforming Growth Factor alpha
Tree Number(s)
D12.644.276.382.750
D12.644.276.963.360
D12.776.467.382.750
D12.776.467.960.360
D23.529.382.750
D23.529.960.360
Unique ID
D016211
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016211
Scope Note
An EPIDERMAL GROWTH FACTOR related protein that is found in a variety of tissues including EPITHELIUM, and maternal DECIDUA. It is synthesized as a transmembrane protein which can be cleaved to release a soluble active form which binds to the EGF RECEPTOR.
Entry Term(s)
Epidermal Growth Factor-Related Transforming Growth Factor
TGF-alpha
TGFalpha
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Peptides (1983-1988)
Transforming Growth Factors (1989-1990)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTORS 1989-90; TGF-ALPHA was see TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTORS 1989-90
Online Note
use TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTORS to search TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR ALPHA & TGF-ALPHA 1989-90
History Note
91; was see TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTORS 1989-90; TGF-ALPHA was see TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTORS 1989-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1990/06/29
Revision Date
2015/06/23
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