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Hepatocyte Growth Factor

"Hepatocyte Growth Factor" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
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.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hepatocyte Growth Factor" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Hepatocyte Growth Factor" was a major or minor topic of these publication.