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Increased plasma GDNF levels in patients with chronic renal diseases.

Silver Nanoparticles Disrupt GDNF/Fyn kinase Signaling in Spermatogonial Stem Cells

Intrastriatal gene delivery of GDNF persistently attenuates methamphetamine self-administration and relapse in mice

Histone deacetylase inhibitors up-regulate astrocyte GDNF and BDNF gene transcription and protect dopaminergic neurons

Olfactory ensheathing cells genetically modified to secrete GDNF to promote spinal cord repair

GDNF treatment in Parkinson’s disease: time for controlled clinical trials?

Chronic, controlled GDNF infusion promotes structural and functional recovery in advanced parkinsonian monkeys

Genetic Predisposition to Phaeochromocytoma: Analysis of Candidate Genes GDNF, RET and VHL

Functional characterization of mutations in the GDNF gene of patients with Hirschsprung disease

Glial cell line‐derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) is expressed in the human kidney and is a growth factor for human mesangial cells

Antidepressants elevate GDNF expression and release from C6 glioma cells in a β-arrestin1-dependent, CREB interactive pathway

Decreased levels of whole blood glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) in remitted patients with mood disorders

GDNF fails to exert neuroprotection in a rat α-synuclein model of Parkinson’s disease

Gonadotrophin-induced paracrine regulation of human oocyte maturation by BDNF and GDNF secreted by granulosa cells

Analysis of the Human GDNF Gene Reveals an Inducible Promoter, Three Exons, a Triplet Repeat Within the 3′-UTR and Alternative Splice Products

De Novo Mutation of GDNF, Ligand for the RET/GDNFR-α Receptor Complex, in Hirschsprung Disease

GDNF-inducible zinc finger protein 1 is a sequence-specific transcriptional repressor that binds to the HOXA10 gene regulatory region


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abbr. for glial cell line‐derived neurotropic factor; a glycosylated, disulfide‐bonded homodimer that promotes survival and morphological differentiation of dopaminergic neurons. Human and rat GDNFs share 93% similarity. Compare brain‐derived neurotropic factor.


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