Gene Detail

Gene Symbol PDGFB
Synonyms c-sis | IBGC5 | PDGF-2 | PDGF2 | SIS | SSV
Gene Description PDGFB, platelet-derived growth factor beta polypeptide, is a growth factor that signals through PDGFRs, which plays a role in development, cell proliferation, and cell migration (PMID: 18483217). Overexpression of PDGFB has been implicated in several tumor types (PMID: 24359404).
Entrez Id 5155
Chromosome 22
Map Location 22q13.1
Canonical Transcript NM_002608


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