Gene Symbol: Ndnf
Description: neuron-derived neurotrophic factor
Alias: A930038C07Rik, epidermacan, protein NDNF, fibronectin type-III domain-containing protein C4orf31 homolog
Species: mouse
Products:     Ndnf

Top Publications

  1. Joki Y, Ohashi K, Yuasa D, Shibata R, Kataoka Y, Kambara T, et al. Neuron-derived neurotrophic factor ameliorates adverse cardiac remodeling after experimental myocardial infarction. Circ Heart Fail. 2015;8:342-51 pubmed publisher
    ..We recently found that neuron-derived neurotrophic factor (NDNF) is a proangiogenic secretory protein that is upregulated in ischemic skeletal muscle...
  2. Feng W, Leach S, Tipney H, Phang T, Geraci M, Spritz R, et al. Spatial and temporal analysis of gene expression during growth and fusion of the mouse facial prominences. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e8066 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, our studies provide a valuable resource for probing orofacial development and a robust dataset for bioinformatic analysis of spatial and temporal gene expression changes during embryogenesis. ..
  3. Ohashi K, Enomoto T, Joki Y, Shibata R, Ogura Y, Kataoka Y, et al. Neuron-derived neurotrophic factor functions as a novel modulator that enhances endothelial cell function and revascularization processes. J Biol Chem. 2014;289:14132-44 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we identify neuron-derived neurotrophic factor (NDNF)/epidermacan as a secreted molecule that is up-regulated in endothelial cells in ischemic limbs of mice...
  4. Tasic B, Menon V, Nguyen T, Kim T, Jarsky T, Yao Z, et al. Adult mouse cortical cell taxonomy revealed by single cell transcriptomics. Nat Neurosci. 2016;19:335-46 pubmed publisher