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Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor (Molecule of the Month for April 2001)

Screensaver Lifesaver Proteins

Inhibition of which may reduce the growth of some cancer tumours by reducing the blood supply

Find out more about the ScreenSaver LifeSaver project http://www.chem.ox.ac.uk/curecancer.html

The protein structures are from the RSCB Protein Data Bank. with a reference H.M.Berman, J.Westbrook, Z.Feng, G.Gilliland, T.N.Bhat, H.Weissig, I.N.Shindyalov, P.E.Bourne: The Protein Data Bank. Nucleic Acids Research, 28 pp. 235-242 (2000)

Formal Chemical Name (IUPAC)



Picture of Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor

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Update by Karl Harrison
(Molecule of the Month for April 2001 )