Thymidine Phosphorylase

Known as: EC 2.4.2.4, Platelet-Derived Endothelial Cell Growth Factor 1, Platelet Derived Endothelial Cell Growth Factor 
Thymidine phosphorylase (482 aa, ~50 kDa) is encoded by the human TYMP gene. This protein plays a role in pyrimidine metabolism, DNA replication and… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Replication and repair of DNA require equilibrated pools of deoxynucleoside triphosphate precursors. This concept has been proven… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy (MNGIE) is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by loss-of-function… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy (MNGIE) is an autosomal recessive human disease due to mutations in the… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy (MNGIE) is an autosomal recessive disorder defined clinically by severe… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Thymidine phosphorylase (TP) (E.C. 2.4.2.4), also known as platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor, is a potent… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Thymidine phosphorylase (TP) is an enzyme involved in the reversible conversion of thymidine to thymine and is identical to an… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Angiogenesis is a significant prognostic factor in breast cancer, but the factors that control angiogenesis in vivo are not well… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Thymidine phosphorylase (dThdPase) is identical to platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor (PD-ECGF) and has angiogenic… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have investigated the expression of platelet-derived endothelial-cell growth factor/thymidine phosphorylase (PD-ECGF/dThdPase… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) was purified from media conditioned by bovine pituitary folliculostellate cells (FC… (More)
Is this relevant?