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Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor (CNTF) Summary

Description: A neurotrophic factor that promotes the survival of various neuronal cell types and may play an important role in the injury response in the nervous system.

Also Known As: CNTF; Ciliary Neuronotrophic Factor; Factor, Ciliary Neuronotrophic; Factor, Ciliary Neurotrophic; Neuronotrophic Factor, Ciliary Show All >>

Networked: 553 relevant articles (35 outcomes, 79 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor is Relevant

  1. Obesity : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 32 results
  2. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 33 results
  3. Retinal Degeneration : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 26 results
  4. Optic Nerve Injuries : 3 outcomes 1 study in 15 results
  5. Retinitis Pigmentosa (Pigmentary Retinopathy) : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 19 results
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Drugs Related to Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor

  1. Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor (CNTF)
  2. Leptin
  3. Insulin (Novolin)
  4. Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF)
  5. Nerve Growth Factor (NGF)
  6. Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor Receptor
  7. Messenger RNA (mRNA)
  8. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)
  9. Hormones
  10. Glucose (Dextrose)
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Therapies Related to Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor

  1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  2. Injections
  3. Denervation
  4. Axotomy
  5. Transplants (Transplant)
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