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Chemical Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor

Name Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
Equivalent Terms GDNF | GDNF Growth Factor | Glial Cell Line Derived Neurotrophic Factor | Glial Cell-Line Derived Neurotrophic Factor | Growth Factor, GDNF
Definition The founding member of the glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor family. It was originally characterized as a NERVE GROWTH FACTOR promoting the survival of MIDBRAIN dopaminergic NEURONS, and it has been studied as a potential treatment for PARKINSON DISEASE.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D051100
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Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Has associated diseases
  GDNF protein, human
  Gdnf protein, mouse
  Gdnf protein, rat
  gdnf protein, zebrafish
  TAT-glial line-derived neurotrophic factor fusion protein, recombinant