brain-derived neurotrophic factor, human

Known as: BDNF, BDNF protein, human, BDNF, human 
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (247 aa, ~28 kDa) is encoded by the human BDNF gene. This protein plays a role in both the development of the… (More)
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2014
2014
Escalation of voluntary alcohol consumption is a hallmark of alcoholism, but its neural substrates remain unknown. In rats… (More)
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2011
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2011
A critical step in neuronal development is the formation of axon/dendrite polarity, a process involving symmetry breaking in the… (More)
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2011
2011
Previous work in culture has shown that basal forebrain (BF) oligodendrocyte (OLG) lineage cells respond to BDNF by increasing… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE Recent genome-wide association studies have identified multiple novel loci associated with obesity in Europeans. We… (More)
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2003
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2003
Mutations in MeCP2, which encodes a protein that has been proposed to function as a global transcriptional repressor, are the… (More)
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2001
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2001
We examined the biosynthesis and post-translational processing of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor precursor (pro-BDNF) in… (More)
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1998
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1998
Cellular localization and tissue levels of BDNF protein were studied using immunocytochemistry and enzyme immunoassay… (More)
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1998
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1998
The infusion of BDNF and NT-3 into Schwann cell (SC) grafts promotes regeneration of brainstem neurones into the grafts placed in… (More)
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1997
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1997
Alzheimer's disease may be due to a deficiency in neurotrophin protein or receptor expression. Consistent with this hypothesis, a… (More)
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1995
1995
The development and sustenance of specific neuronal populations in the peripheral and central nervous systems are controlled… (More)
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