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CALCA wt Allele

Known as: CGRP, Calcitonin-Related Polypeptide Alpha wt Allele, CALCA 
Human CALCA wild-type allele is located within 11p15.2-p15.1 and is approximately 6 kb in length. This allele, which encodes calcitonin protein, is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Excessive release of inflammatory/pain mediators from peripheral sensory afferents renders nerve endings hyper-responsive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Clinical and basic science data support an integral role of calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) in migraine pathology… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The role of neuropeptides in synaptic plasticity is less well understood than that of classical transmitters such as glutamate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), acting through CGRP receptors, produces behavioral signs of mechanical hyperalgesia in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Protease-activated receptor-2 (PAR-2), a receptor activated by trypsin/tryptase, modulates smooth muscle tone and exocrine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The presence and distribution of neuromessenger molecules and receptor mRNA in human trigeminal ganglion was studied with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
DNA methylation of promoter-associated CpG islands may function as an alternate mechanism of silencing tumor suppressor genes in… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
1. Primary afferent nerve fibers control cutaneous blood flow and vascular permeability by releasing vasoactive peptides. These… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) and the preprotachykinin A gene-derived peptides substance P (SP) and neurokinin A (NKA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) is a neuropeptide with diverse biological effects including potent vasodilator activity… Expand
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