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Author Symposium on Growth Factors in Biology and Medicine (1985 : Ciba Foundation)

Title Growth factors in biology and medicine
Published London : Pitman ; Newark, N.J. : Distributed by CIBA Pharmaceutical Company (Medical Education Division), 1985
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 283 pages) : illustrations
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 116
Ciba Foundation symposium ; 116
Contents Growth factors in mammalian embryogenesis / John K. Heath, Anthony R. Rees -- The EGF receptor kinase : evidence for allosteric activation and intramolecular self-phosphorylation / Y. Yarden, J. Schlessinger -- Role of growth factors in oncogenesis : growth factor-proto-oncogene pathways of mitogenesis / Jung San Huang, Shuan Shian Huang -- Signalling mitogenesis in 3T3 cells : role of Ca²-sensitive, phospholipid-dependent protein kinase / Enrique Rozengurt, Angeles Rodriguez-Peña, James Sinnett-Smith -- The PDGF-inducible competence genes : intracellular mediators of the mitogenic response / Megan Callahan, Brent H. Cochran, Charles D. Stiles -- Platelet-derived growth factor : its potential roles in wound healing, atherosclerosis, neoplasia, and growth and development / Russell Ross, Daniel F. Bowen-Pope, Elaine W. Raines -- Nerve growth factor / Hans Thoenen, Sigrun Korsching, Rolf Heumann, Ann Acheson -- The role of haemopoietic cell growth factor (interleukin 3) in the development of haemopoietic cells / T.M. Dexter, C.M. Heyworth, A.D. Whetton -- Haemopoietic growth factors : structure and receptor interactions / Antony W. Burgess -- In vivo effects of the insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) in the hypophysectomized rat: comparison with human growth hormone and the possible role of the specific IGF carrier proteins / J. Zapf, E. Schoenle, E.R. Froesch -- Protein phosphorylation and growth control / Tony Hunter, Christopher B. Alexander, Jonathan A. Cooper -- Receptors for the phorbol promoters ester tumour / Peter M. Blumberg, Karen L. Leach, Bernhard Konig, Arco Y. Jeng, Nancy A. Sharkey -- Ectopic peptides released by a human melanoma cell line that modulate the transformed phenotype / Joseph E. De Larco, Dennis A. Pigott -- A growth regulatory factor that can both inhibit and stimulate growth / Robert W. Holley, Julia H. Baldwin, Sybil Greenfield, Rosemary Armour
Analysis Man Growth hormones
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cell proliferation -- Congresses.
Cells -- Growth -- Regulation -- Congresses.
Growth factors -- Physiological effect -- Congresses.
Growth Substances.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Evered, David.
Nugent, Jonathan.
Whelan, Julie.
Ciba Foundation.
LC no. 86128670
ISBN 0470718676 (electronic bk.)
0470720972 (electronic bk.)
9780470718674 (electronic bk.)
9780470720974 (electronic bk.)