Profiles

Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Heparin-binding EGF-like Growth Factor

"Heparin-binding EGF-like Growth Factor" 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.

expand / collapse MeSH information
An EGF family member that is expressed in a variety of hematopoietic, endothelial, vascular smooth muscle, and epithelial cells. It is synthesized as a transmembrane protein which is cleaved by proteases to produce the secreted form of the protein which has specificity for the EGF RECEPTOR and the ERBB-4 RECEPTOR. The membrane-bound form of the protein has been identified as the receptor which binds to and allows DIPHTHERIA TOXIN to enter cells.


expand / collapse publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Heparin-binding EGF-like Growth Factor" by people in this website by year, and whether "Heparin-binding EGF-like Growth Factor" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 5 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2014
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.