Official Full Name
colony stimulating factor 3 (granulocyte)
The protein encoded by this gene is a cytokine that controls the production, differentiation, and function of granulocytes. The active protein is found extracellularly. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described for this gene.
CSF3; GCSF; CSF3OS; C17orf33; MGC45931; granulocyte colony-stimulating factor; filgrastim; lenograstim; pluripoietin; OTTHUMP00000164325; OTTHUMP00000164326; OTTHUMP00000164327; OTTHUMP00000164328; colony stimulating factor 3 (granulocyte); myelomonocytic growth factor; MGF; mature cMGF; granulocyte colony stimulating factor