Showing 1-26 of 26 results for "N6655"
Kathrin Gassei et al.
Reproduction (Cambridge, England), 136(4), 459-469 (2008-07-29)
The first morphological sign of testicular differentiation is the formation of testis cords. Prior to cord formation, newly specified Sertoli cells establish adhesive junctions, and condensation of somatic cells along the surface epithelium of the genital ridge occurs. Here, we...
Obaida R Rana et al.
Circulation research, 108(10), 1209-1219 (2011-03-29)
Recently, we provided a technique of chronic high-frequency electric stimulation (HFES) of the right inferior ganglionated plexus for ventricular rate control during atrial fibrillation in dogs and humans. In these experiments, we observed a decrease of the intrinsic ventricular rate...
Yong Zhang et al.
Oncology reports, 14(1), 161-171 (2005-06-10)
Nerve growth factor (NGF), the prototypic member of the neurotrophin family of growth factors, exerts both stimulatory and inhibitory effects on neuronal and certain non-neuronal tumors, depending on the type of tumor. It has been reported that two types of...
Bihua Bie et al.
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 30(16), 5617-5628 (2010-04-23)
Sorting of intracellular G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) either to lysosomes for degradation or to plasma membrane for surface insertion and functional expression is a key process regulating signaling strength of GPCRs across the plasma membrane in adult mammalian cells. However, little...
Raya Al-Shawi et al.
The European journal of neuroscience, 27(8), 2103-2114 (2008-04-17)
The precursor form of the nerve growth factor (proNGF), forms a heterotrimeric complex with the receptors p75 and sortilin; this complex has been implicated in neuron cell death. However, it is not known whether proNGF and the receptors p75 and...
C D Mills et al.
European journal of pain (London, England), 17(4), 469-479 (2012-08-24)
Injection of nerve growth factor (NGF) produces mechanical and thermal hypersensitivity in rodents and humans. Treatment with sequestering antibodies demonstrates the importance of NGF in various pain states, with efficacy seen in a number of animal pain models and in...
Hoi Leong Xavier Wong et al.
Nature communications, 10(1), 1745-1745 (2019-04-17)
Early childhood is a critical period for development, and early life stress may increase the risk of gastrointestinal diseases including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). In rodents, neonatal maternal separation (NMS) induces bowel dysfunctions that resemble IBS. However, the underlying mechanisms...
Haploinsufficiency of the nerve growth factor beta gene in a 1p13 deleted female child with an insensitivity to pain
Fitzgibbon GJ, et al.
Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 51(10), 833-837 (2009)
Obaida R Rana et al.
Autonomic neuroscience : basic & clinical, 155(1-2), 25-32 (2010-02-04)
Sympathetic nerve sprouting (SNS) has been shown to occur after myocardial infarction (MI) and heart failure (HF) and is known to be responsible for the development of lethal arrhythmias. During MI or HF intracardiac cells are exposed to increased mechanical...
Lin Li et al.
PloS one, 6(9), e25696-e25696 (2011-10-08)
Nerve Growth Factor (NGF) is a target tissue derived neurotrophin required for normal sympathetic neuron survival and target tissue innervation. NGF signaling regulates gene expression in sympathetic neurons, which in turn mediates critical aspects of neuron survival, axon extension and...
Joshua S Barker et al.
Journal of toxicology and environmental health. Part A, 78(6), 397-407 (2015-03-04)
Previous studies demonstrated that interleukin-1β (IL-1β) and nerve growth factor (NGF) increase synthesis of substance P (SP) in airway neurons both after ozone (O3) exposure and by direct application. It was postulated that NGF mediates O3-induced IL-1β effects on SP....
Georg Gussak et al.
JCI insight, 4(20) (2019-09-11)
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common heart rhythm disorder and a major cause of stroke. Unfortunately, current therapies for AF are suboptimal, largely because the molecular mechanisms underlying AF are poorly understood. Since the autonomic nervous system is thought...
Liang-Wei Chen et al.
The Journal of comparative neurology, 497(6), 898-909 (2006-06-28)
To address the hypothesis that reactive astrocytes in the basal ganglia of an animal model of Parkinson's disease serve neurotrophic roles, we studied the expression pattern of neurotrophic factors in the basal ganglia of C57/Bl mice that had been treated...
R Gaspersic et al.
Journal of dental research, 89(5), 515-520 (2010-03-05)
Periodontitis is characterized by periodontal tissue destruction, including the alveolar bone. One of its critical components is the release of pro-inflammatory neuropeptides from sensory nerve endings innervating the periodontium. Since nerve growth factor (NGF) has been reported to up-regulate neuropeptides...
Jerel Fields et al.
Journal of neuroimmune pharmacology : the official journal of the Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology, 9(2), 102-116 (2014-02-11)
Migration of HIV infected cells into the CNS is associated with a spectrum of neurological disorders, ranging from milder forms of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND) to HIV-associated dementia (HAD). These neuro-psychiatric syndromes are related to the neurodegenerative pathology triggered by...
Wolfgang Andreas Nockher et al.
The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 117(3), 583-589 (2006-03-09)
Understanding the complex pathophysiology of allergic diseases has been a main challenge of clinical and experimental research for many years. It is well known that the allergic inflammation triggers neuronal dysfunction and structural changes in the diseased tissues such as...
New protein fold revealed by a 2.3-
McDonald N Q, et al.
Nature, 354(6352), 411-411 (1991)
Anna R Taylor et al.
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 27(3), 634-644 (2007-01-20)
During development, motoneurons (MNs) undergo a highly stereotyped, temporally and spatially defined period of programmed cell death (PCD), the result of which is the loss of 40-50% of the original neuronal population. Those MNs that survive are thought to reflect...
Micaela Caserta et al.
Frontiers in neuroscience, 13, 58-58 (2019-02-23)
Previous studies demonstrated exercise-induced modulation of neurotrophins, such as Nerve Growth Factor (NGF) and Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF). Yet, no study that we are aware of has examined their change as a function of different training paradigms. In addition, the...
7S nerve growth factor has different biological activity from 2.5 S nerve growth factor in vitro
Shao N, et al.
Brain Research, 609(1-2), 338-340 (1993)
Hrishikesh M Mehta et al.
Journal of neuroscience research, 90(12), 2259-2271 (2012-08-21)
Nerve growth factor (NGF) is a homodimer that binds to two distinct receptor types, TrkA and p75, to support survival and differentiation of neurons. The high-affinity binding on the cell surface is believed to involve a heteroreceptor complex, but its...
Li Duan et al.
PloS one, 8(9), e73768-e73768 (2013-09-17)
While aberrant activation of microglial cells was evidently involved in neuroinflammation and neurotoxicity in the neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, objective of study was to address if activated microglias deliver their effect by releasing pro-neurotrophins. By in...
N Shao et al.
Brain research, 609(1-2), 338-340 (1993-04-23)
It is considered that two molecular forms of nerve growth factor (NGF), that is 7S NGF and 2.5S NGF have the identical neurotrophic effect on neurons. We now report that 7S NGF has different biological activities from 2.5S NGF in...
Hamish Crerar et al.
Neuron, 102(3), 553-563 (2019-03-12)
Neurons are extraordinarily large and highly polarized cells that require rapid and efficient communication between cell bodies and axons over long distances. In peripheral neurons, transcripts are transported along axons to growth cones, where they are rapidly translated in response...
Nerve growth factor and the physiology of pain: lessons from congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis
Indo Y
Clinical Genetics, 82, 341-350 (2010)
Koji Ando et al.
Molecular carcinogenesis, 58(7), 1134-1144 (2019-03-13)
KIF1Bβ, a member of the kinesin superfamily of motor proteins, is a haploinsufficient tumor suppressor mapped to chromosome 1p36.2, which is frequently deleted in neural crest-derived tumors, including neuroblastoma and pheochromocytoma. While KIF1Bβ acts downstream of the nerve growth factor...

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