About The Medical Condition PDGFB Gene


Find the definition of the medical term PDGFB Gene. PDGFB Gene defined and explained for easy understanding at the Medical Conditions from ClusterMed.info.


PDGFB Gene Medical Condition Defined & Explained
PDGFB Gene Medical Condition

What's The Definition Of The Medical Condition PDGFB Gene?

Retrovirus-associated DNA sequences (v-sis) originally isolated from the simian sarcoma virus (SSV). The proto-oncogene c-sis codes for a growth factor which is the B chain of PLATELET-DERIVED GROWTH FACTOR. v-sis or overexpression of c-sis causes tumorigenesis. The human sis gene is located at 22q12.3-13.1 on the long arm of chromosome 22.

More Medical Conditions

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Medical Conditions Definitions Of The Day