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Tumor Necrosis Factors

Known as: TNFSF Protein, Necrosis Factors, Tumor, tumor necrosis factor (unspecified) 
A family of proteins that were originally identified by their ability to cause NECROSIS of NEOPLASMS. Their necrotic effect on cells is mediated… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The response of the body to a cancer is not a unique mechanism but has many parallels with inflammation and wound healing. This… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF alpha) is a potent immunomodulator and proinflammatory cytokine that has been implicated in the… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We measured arterio-venous differences in concentrations of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF alpha) and interleukin-6 (IL-6… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Obesity is frequently associated with insulin resistance and abnormal glucose homeostasis. Recent studies in animal models have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Understanding the immunological mechanisms of protection and pathogenesis in tuberculosis remains problematic. We have examined… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) has been shown to have certain catabolic effects on fat cells and whole animals. An… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The Fas antigen (Fas) belongs to the tumor necrosis factor (TNF)/nerve growth factor receptor family, and it mediates apoptosis… Expand
Review
1992
Review
1992
  • P. Vassalli
  • Annual review of immunology
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 19566597
Tumor necrosis factor (TNF) came to birth in a strange way. It made its entry into the world of biology and medicine when Lloyd… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Cytokines, products of stimulated macrophages, are thought to mediate many host responses to bacterial infection, but increased… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A highly specific polyclonal rabbit antiserum directed against murine cachectin/tumor necrosis factor (TNF) was prepared. When… Expand