Term Information [More information on growth factor activity]

Accession
GO:0008083
Name
growth factor activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
None
Definition
The function that stimulates a cell to grow or proliferate. Most growth factors have other actions besides the induction of cell growth or proliferation. Source: ISBN:0815316194
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0008083 at QuickGO
Subset
goslim_chembl
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Ancestors of growth factor activity (GO:0008083)
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growth factor activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
growth factor activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) binding (GO:0005488)
growth factor activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) protein binding (GO:0005515)
growth factor activity [is_a relation] is_a  receptor binding (GO:0005102)
Children of growth factor activity (GO:0008083)
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growth factor complex (GO:0036454) [capable_of relation] capable_of  growth factor activity
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