Entries by pharna

Growth Factor Receptors

  Growth factors, also known as trophic factors, bind to cell-surface receptors to initiate signaling cascades that lead to cell development and differentiation. Their influence on cell growth is emphasized in cancer studies. Defining Growth Factor Receptors  Transmembrane proteins, known as growth factor receptors, attach to specific growth factors and communicate the signals those factors […]

An Introduction to Cytokine Receptors

Cytokine receptors are a diverse family of proteins that play a critical role in the immune system. They regulate a variety of cellular processes, including cell survival, proliferation, differentiation, and migration. Dysregulation of cytokine receptor signaling can lead to a variety of diseases, including autoimmune and inflammatory diseases and cancer. In this blog, we will […]