Member of the neurotrophin growth factor family that binds and activates TrkB and p75 neurotrophin receptors. Enhances the survival, growth and differentiation of neurons. BDNF expression is altered in neurodegenerative disorders such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease.
Soluble in water
Store at -20°C
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Brain-derived neurotrophic factor in neuronal survival and behavior-related plasticity.
Lipsky and Marini
Neurotrophic factors as a therapeutic target for Parkinson's disease.
Evans and Barker
Expert Opin.Ther.Targets, 2008;12:437
The when and where of BDNF and the antidepressant response.
Wang et al.
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