Transforming Growth Factor beta2
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A TGF-beta subtype that was originally identified as a GLIOBLASTOMA-derived factor which inhibits the antigen-dependent growth of both helper and CYTOTOXIC T LYMPHOCYTES. It is synthesized as a precursor molecule that is cleaved to form mature TGF-beta2 and TGF-beta2 latency-associated peptide. The association of the cleavage products results in the formation a latent protein which must be activated to bind its receptor.
|Transforming Growth Factor beta2
- Transforming Growth Factor beta2
- Glioblastoma-Derived T-Cell Suppressor Factor
- Glioblastoma Derived T Cell Suppressor Factor
- Cartilage-Inducing Factor-B
- Cartilage Inducing Factor B
- BSC-1 Cell Growth Inhibitor
- BSC 1 Cell Growth Inhibitor
- Suppressor Factor, T-Cell, Glioblastoma-Derived
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