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neurotrophic factor

Known as: NTF, Neurotrophin, neutrophin 
A family of protein growth factors produced by the nervous system and peripheral target tissues. These proteins are critical for development, growth… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Converging lines of evidence implicate the neurotrophin brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in the… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Neurotrophins have diverse functions in the CNS. Initially synthesized as precursors (proneurotrophins), they are cleaved to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) has been involved in pre- and postnatal brain development. Moreover, abundant levels… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have investigated a potential mechanism by which a diet, similar in composition to the typical diet of most industrialized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor has been associated previously with the regulation of food intake. To help elucidate the role… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Neurotrophins use two types of receptors, the Trk tyrosine kinase receptors and the p75 neurotrophin receptor (p75NTR), to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract: A rapid and simple procedure is presented to obtain nearly pure populations of human neuron‐like cells from the SH‐SY5Y… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
The neurotrophins are a small group of dimeric proteins that profoundly affect the development of the nervous system of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
NEUROTROPHINS are thought to be important for the survival and differentiation of vertebrate neurons1. Roles have been suggested… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In vertebrates, the formation and maintenance of neuronal connections are subject to regulation by multiple target-derived… Expand
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