Gene Detail

Gene Symbol EGF
Synonyms HOMG4 | URG
Gene Description EGF, epidermal growth factor, is a peptide that binds to EGFR and activates downstream signaling, which regulates cell growth and differentiation (PMID: 3015991). Elevated serum Egf level has been identified in lung cancer and head and neck cancer (PMID: 17453000).
Entrez Id 1950
Chromosome 4
Map Location 4q25
Canonical Transcript NM_001963

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