ITGB1

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ITGB1

A gene on chromosome 10p11.2 that encodes an integrin beta chain protein, which forms part of receptors (with different alpha chains) for collagen, fibronectin, fibrinogen, laminin, VCAM1, cytotactin, osteopontin, vitronectin, epiligrin, thrombospondin and CSPG4. It is involved in embryogenesis, haemostasis, tissue repair, immune response and metastatic spread of malignant cells.
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completed work on a $7 million dollar renovation to produce its new super-refined fiberboard, the MDF2.
Plum Creek's manufacturing facility in Columbia Falls, Mt., shifted production from conventional MDF to Super-Refined MDF2. The first shipments of MDF2 went out in 1995.
* Plum Creek Timber Co., L.P., announced a multi-million dollar development project aimed at bringing a new super-refined fiber-board product to the marketplace - MDF2