BMP2 gene

Known as: BONE MORPHOGENETIC PROTEIN 2, BMP2A, Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2 Gene 
This gene plays a role in bone formation via regulation of osteoblast differentiation. It is also involved in cell cycle regulation.
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2012
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2012
Heterotopic ossification is a debilitating condition that can result from traumatic injury, surgery, or genetic disease. We… (More)
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2009
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2009
Myostatin is a negative regulator of skeletal muscle size, previously shown to inhibit muscle cell differentiation. Myostatin… (More)
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2008
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2008
Hyperphosphatemia and vascular calcification have emerged as cardiovascular risk factors among those with chronic kidney disease… (More)
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2006
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2006
Tissue regeneration requires the recruitment of adult stem cells and their differentiation into mature committed cells. In this… (More)
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2005
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2005
Loss of function of the Wnt co-receptor, lipoprotein receptor-related protein 5, decreases bone formation, and a point mutation… (More)
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2005
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2005
Reconstruction of craniofacial defects presents a substantial biomedical burden, and requires complex surgery. Interestingly… (More)
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2003
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2003
Osteoporotic fractures are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in ageing populations. Osteoporosis, defined as low bone… (More)
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2002
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2002
Notch is a transmembrane protein that plays a critical role in the determination of cellular differentiation pathways. Although… (More)
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2002
2002
The bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) have been implicated in the paracrine regulation of ovarian follicular development. In… (More)
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2000
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2000
Isolated neural crest stem cells (NCSCs) differentiate to autonomic neurons in response to bone morphogenetic protein 2 (BMP2) in… (More)
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