Urokinase

Known as: Urinary Plasminogen Activator, Plasminogen Activator, Urokinase-Type, U-plasminogen activator 
Urokinase-type plasminogen activator (431 aa, ~49 kDa) is encoded by the human PLAU gene. This protein plays a role in both cell surface receptor… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Review
2006
Review
2006
Adipose tissue secretes bioactive peptides, termed 'adipokines', which act locally and distally through autocrine, paracrine and… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Endurance exercise training induces mitochondrial biogenesis in skeletal muscle. The peroxisome proliferator activated receptor… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) and its inhibitor (PAI-1) play essential roles in tumor invasion and… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The biochemical basis for the regulation of fibre-type determination in skeletal muscle is not well understood. In addition to… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Recent controlled trials suggest that thrombolytic therapy may be an effective initial treatment for acute arterial… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The molecular mechanisms predisposing to atherosclerotic aneurysm formation remain undefined%1,5. Nevertheless, rupture of aortic… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) and the matrix-degrading metalloproteinases MMP-2 and MMP-9 (type IV collagenases… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
THE CBP protein acts as a transcriptional adaptor for many different transcription factors by directly contacting DNA-bound… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Hypersensitive site 2 located in the beta-globin locus control region confers high levels of expression to the genes of the beta… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
CYCLIC AMP-regulated gene expression frequently involves a DNA element known as the cAMP-regulated enhancer (CRE)1–4. Many… (More)
Is this relevant?