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ATF

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
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Noun1.ATF - the law enforcement and tax collection agency of the Treasury Department that enforces federal laws concerning alcohol and tobacco products and firearms and explosives and arson
Department of the Treasury, Treasury Department, United States Treasury, Treasury - the federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789
law enforcement agency - an agency responsible for insuring obedience to the laws
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Therefore, the objective of this study was to investigate the serum levels of BDNF, pro-BDNF, NGF, GDNF, neurotrophin (NT)-3, and NT-4/5 in TR patients, before and after treatment, comparing with control subjects.
GDNF is a trophic factor known to protect motor neurons.
Transplantation of mouse CGR8 embryonic stem cells producing GDNF and TH protects against 6-hydroxydopamine neurotoxicity in the rat.
GDNF, a member of transforming growth factor p family, has been shown to contribute to SSCs self-renewal in different species of mammals including bovine (2,5-9).
In groups 2 and 3 SSCs were cultured in knockout DMEM medium supplemented with recombinant human GDNF 10ng/mL (Peprotech), recombinant human LIF 10ng/mL (Peprotech) and recombinant human EGF 20ng/mL (Sigma).
Svendsen is an expert in human neural stem cell biology and has specifically focused on using neural stem cells, modified to release GDNF, to treat ALS.
Andressoo, "Biology of GDNF and its receptors--relevance for disorders of the central nervous system," Neurobiology of Disease, 2016.
But the signal pathway may be different in different organs, as mentioned above, the targets of Ngn3 in pancreas, such as Neurod1, Isl1, Pax4, Pax6, were not expressed in testis; and it has been report that GDNF enhances Ngn3 gene expression and beta-cell proliferation in the developing mouse pancreas (Mwangi et al.
The company is developing the system to deliver glial-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) in ALS, based on experiments showing that GDNF can promote survival of motor neurons.
2003) Quantitative analyses of expression of GDNF and neurotrophins during postnatal development in rat skeletal muscles.
Washington, April 2 ( ANI ): Researchers have found that high levels of GDNF protein (Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor) could help the body resist weight gain despite high-fat diet.