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Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor

Known as: CNTF (ciliary neurotrophic factor), Factor, Ciliary Neuronotrophic, Factor, Ciliary Neurotrophic 
A neurotrophic factor that promotes the survival of various neuronal cell types and may play an important role in the injury response in the nervous… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
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  • The international journal of biochemistry & cell…
  • 2016
  • Corpus ID: 10406873
Bone renews itself and changes shape throughout life to account for the changing needs of the body; this requires co-ordinated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Neurotrophic factors are agents with a promising ability to retard progression of neurodegenerative diseases and are effective in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the central nervous system (CNS). So far, immunological mechanisms… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A comparison was made of the permeabilities of different neurotrophic factors at the blood-brain barrier (BBB) and blood-nerve… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
After transection of the optic nerve (ON) in adult rats, retinal ganglion cells (RGC) progressively degenerate until, after two… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
CILIARY neurotrophic factor (CNTF) supports the survival of embryonic motor neurons in vitro1,2 and in vivo3, and prevents lesion… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In previous studies, it has been demonstrated that ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF) has a potent survival effect on various… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
THE period of natural cell death in the development of rodent motor neurons is followed by a period of sensitivity to axonal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
CILIARY neurotrophic factor (CNTF) was originally characterized as a survival factor for chick ciliary neurons in vitro1. More… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF) is one of a small number of proteins with neurotrophic activities distinct from nerve growth… Expand
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