Hepatocyte Growth Factor receptor (HGF receptor)

Hepatocyte Growth Factor receptor (HGF receptor; soluble c-Met) is the cleaved extracellular domain of c-Met, a receptor essential for embryonic development and wound healing. The abnormal activation of c-Met in cancer cells triggers tumor growth, angiogenesis, and metastasis.

Swiss-Prot Accession Number: P08581


 
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Dendritic cell immunotherapy followed by cART interruption during HIV-1 infection induces plasma protein markers of cellular immunity and neutrophil recruitment (2018) van den Ham HJ, Cooper J, Tomasik J, Bahn S, Aerts J, Oseterhaus A, Gruters R, Andeweg A PLoS One
Variation in Serum Biomarkers with Sex and Female Hormonal Status: Implications for Clinical Tests (2016) Ramsey JM, Cooper JD, Penninx BWJH, Bahn S Scientific Reports
Blood-based immune-endocrine biomarkers of treatment response in depression (2016) Chan MK, Cooper JD, Bot M, Birkenhanger TK, Bergink V, Drexhage HA, Steiner J, Rothermundt M, Penninx BWJH, Bahn S Journal of Psychiatric Research
Identifying Novel Biomarkers for Cardiovascular Events or Death in People with Dysglycemia (2015) Gerstein HC, Paré G, Mcqueen MJ, Haenel H, Lee SF, Pogue J, Maggioni AP, Yusuf S, Hess S Circulation