PTX3 gene

Known as: TSG-14, long pentraxin 3, PENTRAXIN 3 
This gene is involved in complement recognition of pathogens.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Pentraxins are a superfamily of conserved proteins involved in the acute-phase response and innate immunity. Pentraxin 3 (PTX3… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Pentraxin 3 (PTX3) and C-reactive protein (CRP) are members of the pentraxin superfamily. PTX3 expression is induced in response… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The long pentraxin (PTX) 3 is produced by macrophages and myeloid dendritic cells in response to Toll-like receptor agonists and… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Pentraxins are a family of multimeric pattern-recognition proteins highly conserved in evolution. Based on the primary structure… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Pentraxins are a superfamily of conserved proteins that are characterized by a cyclic multimeric structure. The classical short… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Elevated plasma levels of the pentraxin protein family member C-reactive protein (CRP) are associated with increased risk of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Inflammation is an important component of ischemic heart disease. PTX3 is a long pentraxin whose expression is induced… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Pentraxins are acute-phase proteins produced in vivo during inflammatory reactions. Classical short pentraxins, C-reactive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PTX3 is a prototypic long pentraxin consisting of a C-terminal 203-amino acid pentraxin-like domain coupled with an N-terminal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The pentraxins C-reactive protein (CRP) and serum amyloid P component (SAP) are acute-phase proteins produced by liver epithelial… (More)
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