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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Colony stimulating factor, granulocyte-macrophage, GM-CSF

Chemical Name

N-L-Methionyl-1-165-hematopoietic cell growth factor KL (human clone V19.8:hSCF162), dimer (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Ancestimum (Latin)
  • Ancestim (German)
  • Ancestim (French)
  • Ancestim (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ancestim (OS: USAN)
  • Ancestim (Genetical Recombination) (OS: JAN)
  • AMJ 9302 (IS)
  • c-Kit ligand (IS)
  • Human SCF (IS)
  • human SCF - Amgen (IS)
  • Human stem cell factor (IS)
  • Kit ligand (IS)
  • Mast cell growth factor (IS)
  • Recombinant methionyl human stem cell factor (IS)
  • r-met HuSCF (IS)
  • SCF (IS)
  • SCF - Amgen (IS)
  • Steel factor (IS)
  • Stem cell factor (IS)
  • Stem cell factor - Amgen (IS)

Brand Names

  • Stemgen
    Amgen, Canada; Invida Australia Pty Ltd, Australia


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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