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N-Formylmethionine Leucyl-Phenylalanine

"N-Formylmethionine Leucyl-Phenylalanine" 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.

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A formylated tripeptide originally isolated from bacterial filtrates that is positively chemotactic to polymorphonuclear leucocytes, and causes them to release lysosomal enzymes and become metabolically activated.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "N-Formylmethionine Leucyl-Phenylalanine" by people in this website by year, and whether "N-Formylmethionine Leucyl-Phenylalanine" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 12 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 1993 and 1994 and 2000 and 2001 and 2007
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