"Glia Maturation Factor" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A factor identified in the brain that influences the growth and differentiation of NEURONS and NEUROGLIA. Glia maturation factor beta is the 17-kDa polypeptide product of the GMFB gene and is the principal component of GLIA MATURATION FACTOR.
|Glia Maturation Factor
- Glia Maturation Factor
- Maturation Factor, Glia
- Glial Maturation Factor
- Maturation Factor, Glial
Glia Maturation Factor beta
- Glia Maturation Factor beta
- Glia Maturation Factor-beta
- Factor-beta, Glia Maturation
- Maturation Factor-beta, Glia
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Glia maturation factor promotes contact inhibition in cancer cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1981 Jul; 78(7):4373-7.