The antibody was affinity-purified from rabbit antiserum by affinity-chromatography using epitope-specific immunogen and the purity is > 95% (by SDS-PAGE)
Plays an important role in the regulation of cell proliferation and cell differentiation. Required for normal regulation of the hair growth cycle. Functions as an inhibitor of hair elongation by promoting progression from anagen, the growth phase of the hair follicle, into catagen the apoptosis-induced regression phase.
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Protein Aliases: FGF; FGF-5; Fibroblast growth factor; Fibroblast growth factor 5; fibroblast growth factor FGF-5; HBGF-5; Heparin-binding growth factor 5; Smag-82
Gene Aliases: angora; Fgf-5; FGF5; go; HBGF-5; Smag-82; TCMGLY