Thrombospondins

Known as: TSP, Thrombospondin, Thrombospondins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A family of related, adhesive glycoproteins which are synthesized, secreted, and incorporated into the extracellular matrix of a variety of cells… (More)

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Synapses are asymmetric cellular adhesions that are critical for nervous system development and function, but the mechanisms that… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The establishment of neural circuitry requires vast numbers of synapses to be generated during a specific window of brain… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
One of the primary points of regulation of transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-beta) activity is control of its conversion from… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The activity of TGF-beta1 is regulated primarily extracellularly where the secreted latent form must be modified to expose the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
A cellular disintegrin and metalloproteinase (ADAM) is a new family of genes with structural homology to the snake venom… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Thrombospondin 1 (TSP1) inhibits angiogenesis and modulates endothelial cell adhesion, motility, and growth. The… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
We have investigated the cell surface recognition mechanisms used by human monocyte-derived macrophages (M phi) in phagocytosis… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
A secreted inhibitor of angiogenesis that is controlled by a tumor suppressor gene in hamster cells has been found to be similar… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Thrombospondin is a 420,000-D glycoprotein that has recently been shown to have several properties in common with the members of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Thrombospondin is one of a class of adhesive glycoproteins that mediate cell-to-cell and cell-to-matrix interactions. We have… (More)
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