"EGF Family of Proteins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A family of proteins that are related to epidermal growth factor. They share in common a consensus sequence consisting of six spatially conserved CYSTEINE residues which form three intramolecular bonds. This consensus sequence is commonly referred to EGF motif and is considered essential for binding of the proteins to ERB RECEPTORS.
|EGF Family of Proteins
- EGF Family of Proteins
- Proteins EGF Family
- Epidermal Growth Factors
- EGF Receptor Ligands
- Ligands, EGF Receptor
- Receptor Ligands, EGF
- Epidermal Growth Factor-Like Proteins
- Epidermal Growth Factor Like Proteins
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Below are the most recent publications written about "EGF Family of Proteins" by people in Profiles.
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections: Pharmacological and Clinical Considerations in Pain Management. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2022 Oct; 26(10):741-749.