Transforming Growth Factor alpha
"Transforming Growth Factor alpha" 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.
An EPIDERMAL GROWTH FACTOR related protein that is found in a variety of tissues including EPITHELIUM, and maternal DECIDUA. It is synthesized as a transmembrane protein which can be cleaved to release a soluble active form which binds to the EGF RECEPTOR.
|Transforming Growth Factor alpha
- Transforming Growth Factor alpha
- Epidermal Growth Factor-Related Transforming Growth Factor
- Epidermal Growth Factor Related Transforming Growth Factor
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Transforming Growth Factor alpha".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Transforming Growth Factor alpha".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Transforming Growth Factor alpha" by people in this website by year, and whether "Transforming Growth Factor alpha" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.