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Macromolecular Aspects of the Nerve Growth Factor Proteins

  • Eric M. Shooter
  • Silvio Varon

Abstract

A number of reviews have appeared recently(1–3) which describe the discovery and the biological properties of the nerve growth factor (NGF) in detail. Consequently, this paper will focus more on the macromolecular properties of NGF. This is particularly pertinent, since several apparently divergent reports on this subject have been published in the past two years.

Keywords

Nerve Growth Factor Basic Protein Submaxillary Gland Snake Venom Specific Biological Activity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric M. Shooter
    • 1
  • Silvio Varon
    • 2
  1. 1.Departments of Genetics and Biochemistry, and Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Laboratories for Molecular MedicineStanford University School of MedicineStanfordUSA
  2. 2.Department of BiologyUniversity of California at San DiegoLa JollaUSA

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