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EGF

Abbreviation for epidermal growth factor.

EGF

abbr.
epidermal growth factor

EGF

abbreviation for epidermal growth factor.

EGF

A gene on chromosome 4q25 that encodes epidermal growth factor, a potent mitogen that plays a key role in the growth, proliferation and differentiation of numerous cell types; it acts by binding the high-affinity cell surface receptor, epidermal growth factor receptor.

Molecular pathology
Defects in EGF cause hypomagnesaemia type 4; EGF dysregulation is linked to the growth and progression of certain cancers.
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More information on the Premium Salvage program is available through URG at (303) 367-4391, ext.
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During 2001, the insurance obligations of URG primary companies will be assumed by NAS, Standard & Poor's said.
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Both JAB and URG are committed to environmental protection and saving endangered species.
The Board of Directors of URG has recommended acceptance of this amended offer and have executed lock-up agreements agreeing to tender their URG shares to the offer.
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Brake urgs the government to introduce year-round advertising campaigns to warn of the dangers of road rage and how to be a safer driver.