Follistatin

Known as: Follistatin Isoform FST317, Follistatin [Chemical/Ingredient], Activin Binding Protein 
A broadly distributed protein that binds directly to ACTIVINS. It functions as an activin antagonist, inhibits FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE secretion… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1987-2017
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Myostatin is a TGF-β family member that normally acts to limit skeletal muscle mass. Follistatin is a myostatin-binding protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Activin A is a member of the transforming growth factor-beta superfamily, which we have identified as having a role in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Follistatin is known to antagonise the function of several members of the TGF-beta family of secreted signalling factors… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Myostatin is a transforming growth factor-beta family member that acts as a negative regulator of skeletal muscle mass. To… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In early development of Xenopus laevis, it is known that activities of polypeptide growth factors are negatively regulated by… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
In this study, we have investigated the role of the embryonic mesenchyme in the development of the pancreas. We have compared the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Specific signaling molecules play a pivotal role in the induction and specification of tissues during early vertebrate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
FOLLISTATIN, an activin-binding protein and activin antagonist in vitro1,2, can bind to heparan sulphate proteoglycans3 and may… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In the accompanying paper, we show that the expression of a dominant negative activin receptor can convert prospective ectoderm… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Activin, a member of the transforming growth factor beta protein family, was originally isolated from gonadal fluids and… (More)
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