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Nerve Growth Factors

Known as: Neurotrophins, Factors, Neurotrophic, factor growth nerve 
Factors which enhance the growth potentialities of sensory and sympathetic nerve cells.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2006
Review
2006
There is a growing body of evidence demonstrating that stress decreases the expression of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Neurotrophins regulate development, maintenance, and function of vertebrate nervous systems. Neurotrophins activate two different… 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
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Homologous recombination was utilized to generate mice with a deletion in the coding sequence of the nerve growth factor (NGF… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Mast cells and nerve growth factor (NGF) have both been reported to be involved in neuroimmune interactions and tissue… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A variety of findings seem to functionally link brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and neurotrophin-3 (NT-3), while… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
THE survival and functional maintenance of vertebrate neurons critically depends on the availability of specific neurotrophic… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
NERVE growth factor plays an important part in neuron–target interactions in the late embryonic and adult brain. We now report… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The intact sciatic nerve contains levels of nerve growth factor (NGF) that are comparable to those of densely innervated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
In aged rodents, impairments in learning and memory have been associated with an age-dependent decline in forebrain of… Expand