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Symbol PDGFRA contributors: mct/pgu - updated : 30-11-2017
HGNC name platelet-derived growth factor receptor, alpha polypeptide
HGNC id 8803
ANIMAL & CELL MODELS
  • deletion of Pdgfra at different embryonic days (between E7.5 and E10.5) resulted in orofacial cleft, spina bifida, rib cage deformities, and omphalocele
  • increased Pdgfra activity causes adipose tissue fibrosis in adult mice