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PTN  -  pleiotrophin

Gallus gallus

Synonyms: HB-GAM, HBBM, HBGF-8, HBNF, OSF-1
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  1. HB-GAM/pleiotrophin but not RIHB/midkine enhances chondrogenesis in micromass culture. Dreyfus, J., Brunet-de Carvalho, N., Duprez, D., Raulais, D., Vigny, M. Exp. Cell Res. (1998) [Pubmed]
  2. HB-GAM/pleiotrophin: localization of mRNA and protein in the chicken developing leg. Dreyfus, J., Brunet-de Carvalho, N., Duprez, D., Raulais, D., Vigny, M. Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1998) [Pubmed]
  3. Pleiotrophin induces transdifferentiation of monocytes into functional endothelial cells. Sharifi, B.G., Zeng, Z., Wang, L., Song, L., Chen, H., Qin, M., Sierra-Honigmann, M.R., Wachsmann-Hogiu, S., Shah, P.K. Arterioscler. Thromb. Vasc. Biol. (2006) [Pubmed]
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