nerve growth factor definition

  • noun:
    • A protein that stimulates the rise of sympathetic and sensory nerve cells.
    • a practical necessary protein complex needed for the suvival, growth and expertise of certain kinds of neurons in vertebrates.
    • a protein that's active in the development of peripheral neurological cells

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