granulocyte colony-stimulating factor

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granulocyte colony-stimulating factor

n. Abbr. G-CSF
1. A cytokine secreted by a variety of cell types that stimulates progenitor cells in the bone marrow to produce granulocytes, especially neutrophils.
2. A recombinant form of this cytokine, such as the drug filgrastim.
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Successful granulocyte-colony stimulating factor treatment of Crohn's disease is associated with the appearance of circulating interleukin-10-producing T cells and increased lamina propria plasmacytoid dendritic cells.
Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor enhances muscle proliferation and strength following skeletal muscle injury in rats.
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Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor improves an impaired bactericidal function in neutrophils from STZ-induced diabetic rats.
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Granulocyte-Colony Stimulating Factor related pathways tested on an endometrial ex-vivo model.
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It's almost a copy of Neupogen, a lab-made version of a natural protein known as granulocyte-colony stimulating factor.
Hematopoietic inducing agents such as the cytokine erythropoietin and granulocyte-colony stimulating factor play a vital role in hematopoiesis and are capable of inducing the proliferation of stem cells.
Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor for mobilizing bone marrow stem cells in subacute stroke: the stem cell trial of recovery enhancement after stroke 2 randomized controlled trial.
The humoral reaction relates to increased cytokine production, especially of granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF), which showed serum levels between 34.

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