BMP2 protein, human

Known as: Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2, BMP-2 protein, human, BMP-2 
Bone morphogenetic protein 2 (396 aa, ~45 kDa) is encoded by the human BMP2 gene. This protein plays a role in cartilage and bone formation.

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1988-2017
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2011
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2011
The major Food and Drug Association-approved osteoinductive factors in wide clinical use are bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs… (More)
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2010
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2010
Cardiac valve formation is crucial for embryonic and adult heart function. Valve malformations constitute the most common… (More)
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2008
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2008
Osterix/Sp7, a member of the Sp1 transcription factor family, plays an essential role in bone formation and osteoblastogenesis… (More)
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2006
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2006
Adult bones have a notable regenerative capacity. Over 40 years ago, an intrinsic activity capable of initiating this reparative… (More)
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2003
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2003
Astrocytes play key roles in CNS development, inflammation, and repair by producing a wide variety of cytokines, chemokines, and… (More)
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2003
2003
The tumour suppressor gene PTEN encodes a dual-specificity phosphatase that recognizes protein and phosphatidylinositiol… (More)
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2001
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2001
During endochondral ossification, two secreted signals, Indian hedgehog (Ihh) and parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP… (More)
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1999
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1999
Chondrogenic differentiation of mesenchymal cells is generally thought to be initiated by the inductive action of specific growth… (More)
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1997
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1997
Bone marrow stroma contains multipotential mesenchymal progenitor cells which can differentiate into osteoblastic cells; we refer… (More)
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1990
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1990
We have purified and characterized active recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) 2A. Implantation of the recombinant… (More)
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