CNTF

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CNTFCiliary Neurotrophic Factor
CNTFCounter Narcotics Trust Fund (Afghanistan)
CNTFCommittee on New Training Facilities (American Psychoanalytic Association)
CNTFChine Techfaith
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1990) Survival effect of ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF) on chick embryonic motoneuron in culture: comparison with other neurotrophic factors and cytokines.
Synthesis and localization of ciliary neurotrophic factor in the sciatic nerve of the adult rat after lesion and during regeneration.
Axokine, the drug now seen as having the best chance of reaching the market first, was found serendipitously Seeking to develop drugs for neurologic diseases, Regeneron identified ciliary neurotrophic factor as a possible agent and tested it in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Watt, JA, Bone, S, Pressler, M, Cranston, HJ, Paden, CM (2006) Ciliary neurotrophic factor is expressed in the magnocellular neurosecretory system of the rat in vivo: evidence for injury- and activity-induced upregulation.
2:20-2:40pm John Watt * CILIARY NEUROTROPHIC FACTOR IS
In this regard, ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF) has been reported to act as a survival and sprouting factor for axotomized magnocellular neurons in vitro.