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Stem Cell Factor

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.

Year introduced: 1996

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Tree Number(s): D12.644.276.374.410.800, D12.776.467.374.410.800, D23.529.374.410.800

MeSH Unique ID: D019089

Entry Terms:

  • Steel Factor
  • Mast Cell Growth Factor
  • c-kit Ligand
  • c kit Ligand
  • kit Ligand

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