CSF1(redirected from Colony Stimulating Factor 1)
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CSF1A gene on chromosome 1p21-p13 that encodes colony stimulating factor 1 (macrophage), a cytokine that controls the production, differentiation and function of macrophages, and may be involved in development of the placenta.
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