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Leukemia inhibitory factor promotes olfactory sensory neuronal survival via phosphoinositide 3-kinase pathway activation and Bcl-2.
Leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF), a glycoprotein belonging to the interleukin 6 family of cytokines, is predominantly expressed in endothelial cells, and LIF receptor (LIFR) is expressed in the surrounding cells, such as retinal astrocytes, during vascular development.[15] In the early 1990s, LIF's neuroprotective potential was recognized in cultured neuronal cells [16] and in a variety of animal models with injury and disease.[17],[18],[19] LIF's neuroprotective effects on the retina in light damage were also recently reported.
(1998) Analysis of neuronal and glial phenotypes in brains of mice deficient in leukemia inhibitory factor. J.
LIF: leukemia inhibitory factor; SCF: stem cell factor; SDF-1: stromal cell-derived factor; BMP-4: bone morphogenetic protein 4; FLT-3: HSC-stimulating factor; TGF-[beta]: transforming growth factor-[beta]; IFN-[gamma]: interferon-[gamma]; TNF-[alpha]: tumor necrosis factor-[alpha]; B7-H1: programmed death ligand.
(2010) Maternal leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF) promotes fetal neurogenesis via a LIF-ACTH-LIF signaling relay pathway.
Differential temporal expression of mRNAs for ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF), leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF), interleukin-6 (IL-6), and their receptors (CNTFR alpha, LIFR beta, IL-6R alpha and gp130) in injured peripheral nerves.
Aghajanova, "Leukemia inhibitory factor and human embryo implantation," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, vol.
Carmans et al., "Leukemia inhibitory factor modulates production of inflammatory mediators and myelin phagocytosis by macrophages," Journal of Neuroimmunology, vol.
Some of the growth factors found in colostrum and milk for the 1st time, such as leukemia inhibitory factor and fibroblast growth factors, may contribute to developing gut structure and function including epithelial barrier maturation; others, such as placenta growth factor, may mainly influence angiogenesis.
Leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF) is celular comunication mediator that shows a very wide range of biologic activities that include the cell differentiation, cell growth and proliferation, cell trophic and anti-apoptotic effect, cell protection of different cells and tissue types, regulating energetic and bone metabolism, neural development, embryogenesis, reparation and remodelation tissue, and modulation of inflammation.
to IL-1 receptor antagonist protein (IRAP); increased expression of p55 TNF receptors (p55 TNF-R); increased interleukin-6 (IL-6); increased leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF); decreased insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1); decreased transforming growth factor beta (TGF.beta.); decreased platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF); decreased basic fibroblast growth factor (b-FGF); increased keratan sulfate; increased stromelysin; increased ratio of stromelysin to tissue inhibitor of metalloproteases (TIMP); increased osteocalcin; increased alkaline phosphatase; increased cAMP responsive to hormone challenge; increased urokinase plasminogen activator; increased cartilage oligomeric matrix protein; and increased collagenase.