fibroblast growth factor

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fibroblast growth factor

[¦fī·brō‚blast ′grōth ‚fak·tər]
(physiology)
A family of proteins important in the development of the nervous and skeletal systems.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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