MMP2 gene

Known as: MMP2, matrix metallopeptidase 2, GELATINASE, 72-KD 
This gene is involved in angiogenesis, inflammation and the regulation of extracellular matrix remodeling.
National Institutes of Health

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1990-2018
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2012
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2012
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer related death, 90% of lung cancer patients die of metastasis. Many microRNAs (miRNAs… (More)
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2008
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2008
Amplified-in-breast cancer 1 (AIB1) is an overexpressed transcriptional coactivator in breast cancer. Although overproduced AIB1… (More)
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2007
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2007
Human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSCs) represent promising tools in various clinical applications, including the regeneration of… (More)
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2004
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2004
Tumour cell invasiveness is crucial for cancer metastasis and is not yet understood. Here we describe two functional screens for… (More)
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1999
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1999
Blood-brain barrier (BBB) disruption is thought to play a critical role in the pathophysiology of ischemia/reperfusion. Matrix… (More)
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1996
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1996
Recent studies have demonstrated the existence of a soluble fibroblast growth factor (FGF) receptor type 1 (FGFR1) extracellular… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Immunolabeling studies have previously indicated that increased expression of the 72-kDa matrix metalloproteinase 2 (MMP-2) is… (More)
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1996
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1996
PURPOSE This consistent observation of a reduction of the elastin concentration in abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) has led us… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
GELATINASE A (type-IV collagenase; Mr 72,000) is produced by tumour stroma cells and is believed to be crucial for their invasion… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Human rheumatoid synovial cells in culture secrete at least three related metalloproteinases that digest extracellular matrix… (More)
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