Trkl3 mediates BDNF/NT-3-dependent survival and proliferation in fibroblasts lacking the low affinity NGF receptor

@article{Glass1991Trkl3MB,
  title={Trkl3 mediates BDNF/NT-3-dependent survival and proliferation in fibroblasts lacking the low affinity NGF receptor},
  author={David J. Glass and Steven H. Nye and Petros A. Hantzopoulos and Mary J. Macchi and Stephen P. Squinto and Mitchell Goldfarb and George D. Yancopoulos},
  journal={Cell},
  year={1991},
  volume={66},
  pages={405-413}
}
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Structural and Functional Properties of the TRK Family of Neurotrophin Receptors
  • M. Barbacid
  • Biology
    Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 1995
TLDR
Characterization of mutant mice lacking each of these tyrosine-kinase receptors by gene targeting in embryonic stem cells is providing relevant information regarding the critical role that these receptors play in the ontogeny of the mammalian nervous system.
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