Folate Receptor 2

Known as: Folate Receptor beta, FOLR2, Placental Folate Receptor 
Folate receptor beta (255 aa, ~29 kDa) is encoded by the human FOLR2 gene. This protein is involved in folic acid transport.
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2013
Review
2013
The reduced folate carrier (RFC, SLC19A1), thiamine transporter-1 (ThTr1, SLC19A2) and thiamine transporter-2 (ThTr2, SLC19A3… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND The placental syncytiotrophoblast releases micro and nanovesicles (STBM), into the maternal circulation in normal… (More)
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVE The distribution of folate receptor (FR)-β+ macrophages and their M1/M2 expression profiles were examined in… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Prepregnancy maternal obesity confers an increased risk of stillbirth, but the mechanisms are unknown. Maternal obesity is… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Ovarian cancer frequently acquires resistance to platinum chemotherapy, representing a major challenge for improving patient… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Macrophage activation comprises a continuum of functional states critically determined by cytokine microenvironment. Activated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To investigate the expression of folate receptors (FR) and reduced folate carrier (RFC) and determine their relevance… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
UNLABELLED Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF alpha), a cytokine produced mainly by macrophages, is involved in immunoregulation… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Despite significant differences in ligand binding between the two known isoforms of the human membrane folate receptor… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Two membrane folate receptor (MFR) isoforms are present in human tissues i.e. MFR-1 (e.g. placenta) and MFR-2 (e.g. placenta, KB… (More)
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