ACVR2B gene

Known as: ACTIVIN A RECEPTOR, TYPE IIB, Activin A Receptor, Type IIB Gene, ACVR2B 
This gene plays a role in the transforming growth factor-beta signal transduction pathway and is essential for ligand binding and kinase activity.
National Institutes of Health

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1993-2018
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2010
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2010
Muscle wasting and cachexia have long been postulated to be key determinants of cancer-related death, but there has been no… (More)
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2010
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2010
Cachexia, progressive loss of fat and muscle mass despite adequate nutrition, is a devastating complication of cancer associated… (More)
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2008
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2008
Hemojuvelin (HJV) is a coreceptor for bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) signaling that regulates hepcidin expression and iron… (More)
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2007
2007
Vg1, a member of the TGF-beta superfamily of ligands, has been implicated in the induction of mesoderm, formation of primitive… (More)
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2004
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2004
Given the paucity of information on the potential roles of bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) in the ruminant ovary we conducted… (More)
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2003
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2003
Myostatin, a transforming growth factor beta (TGF-beta) family member, is a potent negative regulator of skeletal muscle growth… (More)
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2002
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2002
Vertebral bodies are segmented along the anteroposterior (AP) body axis, and the segmental identity of the vertebrae is… (More)
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2001
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2001
Nodal proteins have crucial roles in mesendoderm formation and left-right patterning during vertebrate development. The molecular… (More)
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1999
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1999
Endoglin (CD105) is a transmembrane glycoprotein that binds transforming growth factor (TGF)-beta1 and -beta3, and coprecipitates… (More)
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1997
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1997
Vertebrate animals exhibit segmented axial skeletons and lateral asymmetry of the visceral organs. The segment identity of… (More)
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