connective tissue growth factor

Known as: IGFBP-8, IBP-8, Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 8 
Connective tissue growth factor protein (349 aa, ~38kDa) is encoded by the human CTGF gene. This protein plays a role in the promotion of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The myocardium of the failing heart undergoes a number of structural alterations, most notably hypertrophy of cardiac myocytes… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The temporal and spatial expression of transforming growth factor (TGF)-beta(1) and connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) was… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Coordinated production and remodeling of the extracellular matrix is essential during development. It is of particular importance… (More)
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2002
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2002
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a strong angiogenic mitogen and plays important roles in angiogenesis under various… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Connective-tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a secreted protein implicated in multiple cellular events including angiogenesis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Chronic interstitial fibrosis, which follows the onset of glomerular proteinuria, importantly contributes to… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • D Xie, K Nakachi, H Wang, R Elashoff, H P Koeffler
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  • 2001
To gain insight into the role of the CCN genes in human breast carcinomas, we quantified connective tissue growth factor (CTGF… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a peptide secreted by cultured endothelial cells and fibroblasts when stimulated by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a 36-to 38-kDa peptide that is selectively induced by transforming growth factor-beta… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a novel peptide that exhibits platelet-derived growth factor-like activities and is… (More)
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