GFRA2 protein, human

Known as: GDNFR-Beta, TRN Receptor, GPI-Anchored, GFRA2 
GDNF family receptor alpha-2 protein (464 aa, ~52 kDa) is encoded by the human GFRA2 gene. This protein plays a role in neurotropin signaling.

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2016
2016
A surface marker that distinctly identifies cardiac progenitors (CPs) is essential for the robust isolation of these cells… (More)
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2012
2012
CONTEXT Adult stem cells maintain some markers expressed by embryonic stem cells and express other specific markers depending on… (More)
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2010
2010
GDNF (glial-cell-line derived neurotrophic factor) is a potent neurotrophic factor for dopaminergic neurons. Neuropsychiatric… (More)
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2009
2009
Congenital absence of pain perception is a rare phenotype. Here we report two unrelated adult individuals who have a previously… (More)
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2009
2009
Interferon-beta (IFN-beta) is a mainstay therapy for relapse-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS). However, the direct effects of… (More)
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2002
2002
The etiology of sporadic medullary thyroid carcinoma (sMTC) remains elusive. While germline gain-of-function mutations in the RET… (More)
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2001
2001
The glial-cell-line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) family receptors alpha (GFRα) are cell surface bound glycoproteins that… (More)
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1998
1998
Congenital aganglionic megacolon, commonly known as Hirschsprung disease (HSCR), is the most frequent cause of congenital bowel… (More)
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1997
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1997
Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF)-dependent activation of the tyrosine kinase receptor RET is necessary for… (More)
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