Platelet-Derived Growth Factor

Trombocytrelaterad tillväxtfaktor

Engelsk definition

Mitogenic peptide growth hormone carried in the alpha-granules of platelets. It is released when platelets adhere to traumatized tissues. Connective tissue cells near the traumatized region respond by initiating the process of replication.

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Engelska synonymer

Factor, Platelet-Derived Growth Growth Factor, Platelet-Derived Platelet Derived Growth Factor