Platelet-Derived Growth Factor

Known as: Growth Factor, Platelet-Derived, Platelet-Derived Growth Factor [Chemical/Ingredient], Platelet Derived Growth Factor 
A family of growth factors that act as potent mitogens and are involved in the stimulation of angiogenesis. There are four members of this family… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The abilities of bone to remodel, fractures to repair, and bone grafts to incorporate are all fundamental reflections of the bone… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Growth factors released from activated platelets initiate and modulate wound healing in both soft and hard tissues. A recent… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Platelet-rich plasma is an autologous source of platelet-derived growth factor and transforming growth factor beta that is… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Actin stress fibers are one of the major cytoskeletal structures in fibroblasts and are linked to the plasma membrane at focal… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) is a potent activator for cells of mesenchymal origin. PDGF stimulates chemotaxis… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Fibrosis is a complex process involving an inflammatory reaction, fibroblast proliferation, and abnormal accumulation of… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
The various cell types in a multicellular animal differentiate on a predictable schedule but the mechanisms responsible for… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
The platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) is shown to be chemotactic for monocytes and neutrophils. Maximum monocyte chemotaxis… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Chemotaxis assays in modified Boyden chambers were used to detect fibroblast chemoattractants in materials released from early… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Human platelets contain a polypeptide growth factor that stimulates the proliferation of connective tissue cells. Purification of… (More)
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