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Recombinant Pleiotrophin

Known as: HBGF-8, OSF-1, Heparin-Binding Neurotrophic Factor 
A recombinant form of the heparin-binding cytokine pleiotrophin. Developmentally regulated, pleiotrophin functions as a growth factor during… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The mechanisms through which the bone marrow (BM) microenvironment regulates hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) fate remain… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The growth factor pleiotrophin (PTN) has been reported to bind heparan sulfate and nucleolin, two components of the cell surface… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The midkine (MK) family consists of only two members, namely heparin-binding growth factors MK and pleiotrophin (PTN). During… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Midkine (MK) and pleiotrophin (PTN) are low molecular weight proteins with closely related structures. They are mainly composed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Glioblastoma multiforme is the most common highly aggressive human brain cancer, and receptor tyrosine kinases have been… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Pleiotrophin (PTN the protein, Ptn the gene) is a 136 amino acid secreted heparin-binding cytokine that signals diverse functions… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Pleiotrophin (PTN) is a secreted growth factor that induces neurite outgrowth and is mitogenic for fibroblasts, epithelial, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A major chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan in the brain, 6B4 proteoglycan/phosphacan, corresponds to the extracellular region of a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Midkine (MK) and heparin binding-growth associated molecule (HB-GAM or pleiotrophin), constitute a new family of heparin-binding… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Some growth factors may promote tumor growth by affecting tumor angiogenesis. The angiogenic growth factor… Expand
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