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BNDFBrain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
BNDFBurundian National Defence Force (South Africa)
BNDFBrisbane North Development Forum, Inc. (est. 2002; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)
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"The gene that codes for brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) has been studied for about 15 years," Dr.
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene therapy prevents spiral ganglion degeneration after hair cell loss.
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor is produced by skeletal muscle cells in response to contraction and enhances fat oxidation via activation of AMP-activated protein kinase.
Chan et al., "Brain-derived neurotrophic factor is produced by skeletal muscle cells in response to contraction and enhances fat oxidation via activation of AMP-activated protein kinase," Diabetologia, vol.
Polymorphisms of brain-derived neurotrophic factor associated with heroin dependence.
Thoenen, "Enhanced synthesis of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in the lesioned peripheral nerve: different mechanisms are responsible for the regulation of BDNF and NGF mRNA," The Journal of Cell Biology, vol.
Hu, "Post-traumatic stress disorder risk and brain-derived neurotrophic factor Val66Met," World Journal of Psychiatry, vol.
They also had lower inflammation levels and increased brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels.
In a study to be published in the journal eLife online June 2, researchers report measuring the natural buildup of certain chemicals in the brain during the rodents' exercise, substances that kick-start production of a protein called brain-derived neurotrophic factor, or BDNF.
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) plays essential roles in cell proliferation, neurogenesis, cognition, and synaptic integrity.