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NGF protein, human

Known as: NGFB protein, human, Nerve Growth Factor 1, NGF 
Beta-nerve growth factor (241 aa, ~27 kDa) is encoded by the human NGF gene. This protein plays a role in both the maintenance and differentiation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Neurotrophins are growth factors that promote cell survival, differentiation, and cell death. They are synthesized as proforms… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Tissue injury generates endogenous factors that heighten our sense of pain by increasing the response of sensory nerve endings to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
MEMBERS of the nerve growth factor (NGF) family promote the survival of neurons during development1. NGF specifically acti-vates… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAP kinase) pathway is thought to play an important role in the actions of neurotrophins. A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Growth factors activate mitogen-activated protein kinases (MAPKs), including extracellular signal-regulated kinases (ERKs) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The pattern of retrograde axonal transport of the target-derived neurotrophic molecule, nerve growth factor (NGF), correlates… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Stimulation of PC12 cells with nerve growth factor (NGF) increased mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase (MAPKK) activity > 20… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The Schwann cells and fibroblast-like cells of the intact sciatic nerve of adult rats synthesize very little nerve growth factor… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The nucleotide sequence for the human nerve growth factor (NGF) receptor has been determined. The 3.8 kb receptor mRNA encodes a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Neurons in the rat medial septum (MS) and vertical limb of the diagonal band of Broca (VDB) undergo a rapid and severe cell death… Expand
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