Medical College of Wisconsin
CTSICores SearchResearch InformaticsREDCap

Mesh term Connective Tissue Growth Factor

Browse to parent terms:
CCN Intercellular Signaling Proteins


A CCN protein family member that regulates a variety of extracellular functions including CELL ADHESION; CELL MIGRATION; and EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX synthesis. It is found in hypertrophic CHONDROCYTES where it may play a role in CHONDROGENESIS and endochondral ossification.

Search for this term in our Faculty Database

View this term at the NCBI website