areg

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areg

[′a‚reg]
(ecology)
A sand desert.
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Along with co-investigator Anastasia Kariagina, a colleague in the College of Human Medicine and Department of Physiology, Haslam identified the protein amphiregulin and its receptor as one potential culprit.
Accession numbers of ErbB2 ligands Protein Accession number EGF NP_001954 HRG-[alpha] NP_039258 HRG-[beta] NP_039250 TGF-[alpha] NP_003227 Betacellulin NP_001720 Amphiregulin NP_001648
Expression of epiregulin and amphiregulin and K-RAS mutation status may predict disease control in metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated with cetuximab (ERBITUX([R])); #5671 Lievre et al.
80) On the other hand, ADAMTS-1 also facilitates cell invasion by cleaving heparin-binding epithelial growth factor-like growth factor and amphiregulin.
40) Other EGFR ligands besides EGF have been shown to stimulate invasion, including transforming growth factor [alpha] (TGF[alpha]), betacellulin, heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor (HB-EGF), and amphiregulin (AREG).