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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In multiple sclerosis, myelin repair is generally insufficient despite the relative survival of oligodendrocytes within the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Extracellular application of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF) to developing… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF) was first identified and partially purified from embryonic chick eye tissues. Subsequently, it… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
During development of the nervous system, neurons in many regions are overproduced by proliferation, after which the excess cells… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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