Catalog Number: PR27049
Storage: Store at room temperature for up to 3 weeks. Store desiccated at -20°C. Avoid freeze-thaw cycles.
Format B: lyophilized
Species Reactivity: Human
Hepatocyte Growth Factor (HGF) is a multifunctional growth factor which regulates both cell growth and cell motility. It exerts a strong mitogenic effect on hepatocytes and primary epithelial cells. HGF synergizes with Interleukin-3 and GM-CSF to stimulate colony formation of hematopoietic progenitor cells in vitro and may, therefore, also modulate hematopoiesis.
1. Combined strategy using myoblasts and hepatocyte growth factor in dilated cardiomyopathic hamsters. Ann Thorac Surg 2007 Jul;84(1):134-41.