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nerve growth factor

noun

Definition of nerve growth factor

  1. :  a protein that promotes development of the sensory and sympathetic nervous systems and is required for maintenance of sympathetic neurons



1958

First Known Use of nerve growth factor

1958


Medical Dictionary

nerve growth factor

noun

Medical Definition of nerve growth factor

  1. :  a protein that promotes development of the sensory and sympathetic nervous systems and is required for maintenance of sympathetic neurons—abbreviation NGF




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