Overexpression (in exogenous fibroblasts) of Igf1 in Rattus norvegicus

Gene symbol Igf1
Gene name Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1
Gene entrez ID 24482
Gene aliases IGF1A, IGFI, IGF-I
Organism Norway rat, Rattus norvegicus (@AnAge)
Interactions Protein-protein interaction partners (@BioGRID)

Gene symbol IGF1
HUGO gene ID 5464
Gene entrez ID 3479
Genecards IGF1

Intervention Overexpression (in exogenous fibroblasts)
Genetic background Wistar
Wound model Full-Thickness Excisional Punch
Wound Dimensions 2.25 cm^2
Wound Location Dorsum
Effect on skin wound healing More organised granulation tissue formation; increased number of keratinocytes
References Talebpour Amiri et al. 2014

Contact: Vadim E. Fraifeld, MD, PhD
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