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What does PDFG stand for?

PDFG stands for Platelet-Derived Growth Factor

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The advanced biologic therapies reviewed in this study included bilayered living skin substitute (Apligraf), recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor (becaplermin [Regranex]), and platelet releasate (Procuren).
In addition, other hypoxia-inducible genes, including BCL-2 binding protein Nip3, EGLN1, hypoxia-inducible gene 1 (HIG1), prolyl-4 hydroxylase, and cyclin G2, and growth factors, such as platelet-derived growth factor BB and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), are up-regulated by Ni(II) in an HIF-dependent manner (Kuwabara et al.
; decreased platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF); decreased basic fibroblast growth factor (b-FGF); increased keratan sulfate; increased stromelysin; increased ratio of stromelysin to tissue inhibitor of metalloproteases (TIMP); increased osteocalcin; increased alkaline phosphatase; increased cAMP responsive to hormone challenge; increased urokinase plasminogen activator; increased cartilage oligomeric matrix protein; and increased collagenase.