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  • noun A human recombinant keratinocyte growth factor produced in Escherichia coli.


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  • This protein is associated with palifermin, which is human keratinocyte growth factor used to treat mucositis.

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  • Previous studies at Loyola were instrumental in showing the effectiveness of the drug palifermin in preventing mouth and throat sores in transplant patients.

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