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NMNAT2 gene

Known as: PYRIDINE NUCLEOTIDE ADENYLYLTRANSFERASE 2, KIAA0479, PNAT2 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Injury-induced (Wallerian) axonal degeneration is regulated via the opposing actions of pro-degenerative factors such as SARM1… 
Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Nicotinamide mononucleotide adenylyl transferase 2 (NMNAT2) is neuroprotective in numerous preclinical models of… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
NMNAT2 is an NAD+-synthesizing enzyme with an essential axon maintenance role in primary culture neurons. We have generated an… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Modulation of the subcellular localization of the endogenous axon survival factor Nmnat2 boosts its axon protective capacity… 
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Tauopathies, characterized by neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs) of phosphorylated tau proteins, are a group of neurodegenerative… 
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Using transposon-mediated gene-trap mutagenesis, we have generated a novel mouse mutant termed Blad (Bloated Bladder). Homozygous… 
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2012
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
We conclude that endogenous Nmnat2 prevents spontaneous degeneration of healthy axons and propose that, when present, the more… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) adenylyltransferase 2 (Nmnat2) catalyzes the synthesis of NAD from NMN and ATP. The Nmnat2…