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EGFR

EGFR

A gene on chromosome 7p12 that encodes epidermal growth factor, a transmembrane glycoprotein of the protein kinase superfamily, which is a receptor for members of the epidermal growth factor family. Binding of the protein to a ligand induces receptor dimerisation and tyrosine autophosphorylation and leads to cell proliferation.

Molecular pathology
EGFR mutations are associated with lung cancer.

EGFR

Abbreviation for epidermal growth factor receptor.

eGFR

estimated glomerular filtration rate.
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