Human peripheral blood granulocytes and myeloid leukemic cell lines express both transcripts encoding for stem cell factor

@article{Ramenghi1994HumanPB,
  title={Human peripheral blood granulocytes and myeloid leukemic cell lines express both transcripts encoding for stem cell factor},
  author={Ugo Ramenghi and Luciano Ruggieri and Irma Dianzani and C. Rossoxs and Maria Felice Brizzi and Clara Camaschella and Torsten Pietsch and Giuseppe Saglio},
  journal={STEM CELLS},
  year={1994},
  volume={12}
}
Stem cell factor (SCF), the ligand for the c‐kit proto‐oncogene, has been shown to play a critical role in the migration of melanocytes and germ cells during embryogenesis as well as in the proliferative control of the hematopoietic compartment. In this study we investigated the expression of both the soluble and transmembrane SCF forms in purified peripheral blood populations and in several hematopoietic cell lines. Expression of both transcripts, though in different ratios, was identified in… 
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