PTN protein, human

Known as: HB-GAM, Heparin-Binding Growth Factor 8, HBNF protein, human 
Pleiotrophin (168 aa, ~19 kDa) is encoded by the human PTN gene. This protein is involved in the regulation of both neurite outgrowth and cell… (More)
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1976-2018
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2006
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2006
RNA interference (RNAi) is a powerful strategy to inhibit gene expression through specific mRNA degradation mediated by small… (More)
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2003
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2003
The vacuolating cytotoxin VacA produced by Helicobacter pylori causes massive cellular vacuolation in vitro and gastric tissue… (More)
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2003
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2003
Recordings from primary motor cortex (M1) during periods of steady contraction show oscillatory activity; these oscillations are… (More)
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2002
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2002
We previously observed that the cortical neuronal cell adhesion mediated by midkine (MK), a heparin (Hep)-binding growth factor… (More)
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2002
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2002
Tribulus terrestris (TT) has long been used in the traditional Chinese and Indian systems of medicine for the treatment of… (More)
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2000
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2000
Pleiotrophin (PTN) is a platelet-derived growth factor-inducible, 18-kDa heparin-binding cytokine that signals diverse phenotypes… (More)
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1998
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1998
N-syndecan (syndecan-3) was previously isolated as a cell surface receptor for heparin-binding growth-associated molecule (HB-GAM… (More)
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1996
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1996
A major chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan in the brain, 6B4 proteoglycan/phosphacan, corresponds to the extracellular region of a… (More)
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1995
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1995
Pleiotrophin (PTN) and midkine (MK) are members of a new family of neurotrophic factors whose expression is developmentally… (More)
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1976
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1976
1. Monkeys were trained to 1) hold a handle in a central zone midway between "push" and "pull" while awaiting 2) an instruction… (More)
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