MGP gene

Known as: MATRIX Gla PROTEIN, GAMMA-CARBOXYGLUTAMIC ACID PROTEIN, MATRIX, Matrix Gla Protein Gene 
This gene plays a role in the prevention of vascular calcification.
National Institutes of Health

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The mechanisms for vascular calcification and its associated cardiovascular mortality in patients with ESRD are not completely… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Vitamin K-dependent matrix Gla protein (MGP) acts as a calcification inhibitor in vitro and in vivo… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Matrix gamma-carboxyglutamate (Gla) protein (MGP) is a vitamin K-dependent protein and a strong inhibitor of vascular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Diffuse astrocytoma of World Health Organization (WHO) grade II has an inherent tendency to spontaneously progress to anaplastic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The vitamin K-dependent protein, matrix Gla protein (MGP) is a binding protein for bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2). Here we… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Matrix GLA protein (MGP) is ubiquitously expressed with high accumulation in bone and cartilage, where it was found to associate… (More)
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2001
2001
A study has been conducted to enhance degradation of a mixture of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) by combining… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Keutel syndrome (KS, MIM 245150) is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by abnormal cartilage calcification, peripheral… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The muscle isozyme of glycogen phosphorylase is potently activated by the allosteric ligand AMP, whereas the liver isozyme is not… (More)
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Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
When granulocytes are labeled with diisopropyl-fluorophosphate (DFP32) and then returned to the circulation of the donor, the… (More)
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