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Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor

Known as: Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor, Factor, Brain-Derived Neurotrophic, BDNF 
A member of the nerve growth factor family of trophic factors. In the brain BDNF has a trophic action on retinal, cholinergic, and dopaminergic… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
It is well known that brain-derived neurotrophic factor, BDNF, has an important role in a variety of neuronal aspects, such as… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Mood disorders, consisting of unipolar and bipolar depression, are complex diseases characterized by depressed mood… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Since the purification of BDNF in 1982, a great deal of evidence has mounted for its central roles in brain development… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BDNF plays a critical role in activity-dependent neuroplasticity underlying learning and memory in the hippocampus. A frequent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Neural stem cells (NSCs) offer the potential to replace lost tissue after nervous system injury. This study investigated whether… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
To determine the role of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in the enhancement of hippocampal neurogenesis resulting from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), a member of the neurotrophin family, plays critical roles in the survival, growth, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), a member of the nerve growth factor (NGF) gene family, has been shown to influence the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
DURING vertebrate development, neuronal survival depends on target-derived neurotrophic factors1,2. Brain-derived neurotrophic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BRAIN-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), present in minute amounts in the adult central nervous system1, is a member of the… Expand
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