CTGF gene

Known as: IGFBP8, CONNECTIVE TISSUE GROWTH FACTOR, Connective Tissue Growth Factor Gene 
This gene is involved in mitogenesis.

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1993-2017
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
To understand the process of cardiac aging, it is of crucial importance to gain insight into the age-related changes in gene… (More)
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2009
2009
We searched for miRNAs that were down-regulated in chondrocytic cells and predicted to target CCN2/connective tissue growth… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND/AIMS Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF/CCN2) has been implicated in the pathogenesis of hepatic fibrosis and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Connective tissue growth factor (CCN2, also known as CTGF) is a matricellular protein that appears to play an important role in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) may progress to liver fibrosis and cirrhosis. Mechanisms directly involved in the development… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a profibrotic growth factor, which is upregulated in wound healing and renal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have used representational difference analysis (RDA) to identify up-regulated genes in skin fibroblasts from fibrotic lesions… (More)
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1998
1998
CTGF is a 38 kDa cysteine-rich peptide whose synthesis and secretion are selectively induced by transforming growth factor beta… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We reported previously that transforming growth factor beta (TGF-beta) selectively induced high levels of connective tissue… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a novel peptide that exhibits platelet-derived growth factor-like activities and is… (More)
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