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  • [S. Sen, G. Kundu, N. Mekhail, J. Castel, K. Misono, B. Healy, Myotrophin: purification of a novel peptide from spontaneously hypertensive rat heart that influences myocardial growth, J. Biol. Chem. 265 (1990) 16635-16643.], who originally purified a water-soluble growth factor from cardiac muscles [1].


  1. Purification of a novel muscle cell growth factor S-myotrophin from porcine skeletal muscle. Hayashi, T., Takeshita, K., Tsuchida, N., Kitano, K., Kawabata, S., Iwanaga, S., Ito, T. Int. J. Biochem. Cell Biol. (1998) [Pubmed]
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