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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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Neural stem cells (NSCs) offer the potential to replace lost tissue after nervous system injury. This study investigated whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Although the requirement of neurotrophins for the prevention of cell death in the peripheral nervous system is well established… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Functional recovery from peripheral nerve injury and repair depends on a multitude of factors, both intrinsic and extrinsic to… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
DURING development, neuronal survival is regulated by the limited availability of neurotrophins, which are proteins of the nerve… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Recent demonstrations of survival-promoting activity by neurotrophic agents in diverse neuronal systems have raised the… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The neurotrophins, of which nerve growth factor (NGF) is the best known example, support the survival and differentiation of… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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