CALCA gene

Known as: CALCITONIN GENE-RELATED PEPTIDE, CGRP, CALCITONIN 
This gene is involved in the regulation of bone incorporation and blood calcium and phosphate levels.
National Institutes of Health

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1989-2016
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2011
2011
Migraine is a neurological disorder that is associated with increased levels of calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) in plasma… (More)
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2008
2008
PURPOSE The aims of our study were to elucidate the role of methylation of a large panel of genes during multistage pathogenesis… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Aberrant DNA methylation of the CpG islands for cancer-related genes is among the earliest and most frequent… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) is the predominant neurotransmitter in capsaicin-sensitive sensory nerves… (More)
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2007
2007
Recent studies have shown that homozygous knockout of gene for calcitonin gene-related peptide (CALCA) receptor component… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Calcitonin-related peptide alpha (CALCA) is a neuropeptide that is a very potent vasodilator. It has been reported… (More)
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2006
2006
Current cervical cancer screening is based on morphological assessment of Pap smears and associated with significant false… (More)
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2005
2005
To date there have been few reports of a gender difference in methylation levels of genes. When examining the methylation levels… (More)
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2001
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2001
Esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) arises after normal squamous mucosa undergoes metaplasia to specialized columnar epithelium… (More)
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1998
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1998
DNA methylation of promoter-associated CpG islands may function as an alternate mechanism of silencing tumor suppressor genes in… (More)
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