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… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) has an important role in regulating maintenance, growth and survival of neurons. However… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Decreased levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) have been implicated in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease and… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Because researchers have reported that antidepressants increase the expression of brain-derived neurotrophic factor… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have investigated a potential mechanism by which a diet, similar in composition to the typical diet of most industrialized… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor has been associated previously with the regulation of food intake. To help elucidate the role… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Physical activity and antidepressant treatment have each separately been of significant interest for the management of Alzheimer… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is a potential therapeutic agent for degenerative disorders of the central nervous… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The role of neurotrophins as target-derived proteins that promote neuron survival following their retrograde transport from the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Previous studies have shown that infusion of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) into the midbrain, near the PAG and dorsal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The neurotrophins nerve growth factor (NGF), brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), and neurotrophin-3 (NT-3) act upon… (More)
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