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Hepatocyte Growth Factor (Growth Factor, Hepatocyte) Summary

Description: 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.

Also Known As: Growth Factor, Hepatocyte; Scatter Factor; Factor, Hepatocyte Growth; Factor, Scatter; Hepatopoietin Show All >>

Networked: 2860 relevant articles (104 outcomes, 285 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Hepatocyte Growth Factor is Relevant

  1. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis) : 16 outcomes 13 studies in 116 results
  2. Ischemia : 12 outcomes 17 studies in 65 results
  3. Liver Cirrhosis (Hepatic Cirrhosis) : 10 outcomes 6 studies in 60 results
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma) : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 66 results
  5. Inflammation : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 46 results
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Drugs Related to Hepatocyte Growth Factor

  1. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
  2. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor)
  3. Collagen
  4. Protein Isoforms (Isoforms)
  5. Hepatocyte Growth Factor (Growth Factor, Hepatocyte)
  6. Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins (Growth Factors)
  7. Messenger RNA (mRNA)
  8. Fibroblast Growth Factor 2 (Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor)
  9. Transforming Growth Factor beta1 (TGF beta 1)
  10. Insulin (Novolin)
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Therapies Related to Hepatocyte Growth Factor

  1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  2. Intramuscular Injections
  3. Ligation
  4. Microspheres (Microsphere)
  5. Total Parenteral Nutrition
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