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1. Epidermal growth factor (EGF)
A polypeptide growth factor that stimulates the growth of epithelial cells. It was discovered by Stanley Cohen, and a part of the gene which codes for the receptor on the cells that heed its signals is extremely similar to the erb-b oncogene (proto- cancer gene).