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MDK gene

Known as: NEURITE GROWTH-PROMOTING FACTOR 2, FORMERLY, FLJ27379, NEGF2, FORMERLY 
This gene is involved in nervous tissue development. It plays a role in neuronal differentiation, growth, regeneration and survival.
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Review
2010
Review
2010
  • T. Muramatsu
  • Proceedings of the Japan Academy. Series B…
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 264372
Midkine is a heparin-binding cytokine or a growth factor with a molecular weight of 13 kDa. Midkine binds to oversulfated… 
Review
2004
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Midkine (MK) is a developmentally regulated, secreted growth factor homologous to pleiotrophin (PTN). To investigate the… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We previously observed that the cortical neuronal cell adhesion mediated by midkine (MK), a heparin (Hep)-binding growth factor… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is clinically heterogeneous. Apart from an association with ionizing radiation, the etiology… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Midkine (MK) and heparin binding-growth associated molecule (HB-GAM or pleiotrophin), constitute a new family of heparin-binding… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Pleiotrophin (PTN) and midkine (MK) are members of a new family of neurotrophic factors whose expression is developmentally… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Background. Some growth factors may promote tumor growth by affecting tumor angiogenesis. The angiogenic growth factor… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A genetic screen of transgenic mouse strains, carrying multiple copies of an MPSV neo retroviral vector, has led to the…