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Myostatin MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Myostatin
Tree Number(s)
D12.644.276.954.300.925
D12.776.467.942.300.925
D23.529.942.300.925
Unique ID
D055435
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055435
Scope Note
A growth differentiation factor that is a potent inhibitor of SKELETAL MUSCLE growth. It may play a role in the regulation of MYOGENESIS and in muscle maintenance during adulthood.
Entry Term(s)
GDF-8
Growth Differentiation Factor 8
Registry Number
0
Public MeSH Note
2009; GROWTH DIFFERENTIATION FACTOR 8 (now MYOSTATIN) was indexed under TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR BETA 1997-2008
History Note
2009(1997)
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Myostatin Preferred
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