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Mesh term Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor

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Colony-Stimulating Factors

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A glycoprotein of MW 25 kDa containing internal disulfide bonds. It induces the survival, proliferation, and differentiation of neutrophilic granulocyte precursor cells and functionally activates mature blood neutrophils. Among the family of colony-stimulating factors, G-CSF is the most potent inducer of terminal differentiation to granulocytes and macrophages of leukemic myeloid cell lines.


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jenkins-FCD Prod-310 bff9d975ec7f2d302586822146c2801dd4449aad