Official Full Name
fibroblast growth factor 9
FGF9 (Fibroblast growth factor 9) is a member of the fibroblast growth factor (FGF) family of proteins. Human FGF9 is a protein of 208 amino acids with sequence similarity of approximately 30 percent to other members of the family of FGF. FGF9 is found in the conditioned medium of a Human glioma cell line and acts on cells of the central nervous system. It is a potent mitogen for glial cells.
FGF9; fibroblast growth factor 9 (glia-activating factor); GAF; SYNS3; HBFG-9; Glia-activating factor; Fibroblast growth factor 9; FGF-9; Heparin-binding growth factor 9; OTTHUMP00000018804; heparin-binding growth factor; HBGF-9; MGC119914; MGC119915