Current Topics in Pharmacology
12:30 PM, Wednesday, April 2, 2003
Room T-473 HSC
Speaker: Misol Ahn
Topic: Heparin-binding EGF-like Growth Factor and Heart Function
Ryo Iwamoto, Satoru Yamazaki, Masanori Asakura, Seiji Takashima, Hidetoshi Hasuwa, Kenji Miyado, Satoshi Adachi, Masafumi Kitakaze, Koji Hashimoto, Gerhard Raab, Daisuke Nanba, Shigeki Higashiyama, Masatsugu Hori, Michael Klagsbrun, and Eisuke Mekada. Heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor and ErbB signaling is essential for heart function. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. March 18, 2003; 100(6): 3221-6.
Nobuyoshi Tanaka, Katsuhiko Masamura, Masahiro Yoshida, Masayuki Kato, Yasuyuki Kawai, and Isamu Miyamori. A role of heparin-binding epidermal growth factor-like growth factor in cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. September 20, 2002; 297(2): 375-81.
Ryo Iwamoto and Eisuke Mekada. Heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor: a juxtacrine growth factor. Cytokine Growth Factor Rev. Dec 2000; 11(4): 335-44.
Takayuki Fujinoa, Naoyuki Hasebea, Masaaki Fujitaa, Katsuro Takeuchia, Jun-ichi Kawabea, Katsuyuki Tobisea, Shigeki Higashiyamab, Naoyuki Taniguchib, and Kenjiro Kikuchi. Enhanced expression of heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor and its receptor in hypertrophied left ventricle of spontaneously hypertensive rats. Cardiovasc Res. May 1998; 38(2): 365-74.
J. A. Abraham, D. Damm, A. Bajardi, J. Miller, M. Klagsbrun, and R. A. B. Ezekowitz. Heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor: characterization of rat and mouse cDNA clones, protein domain conservation across species, and transcript expression in tissues. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. January 15, 1993; 190(1): 125-33.
2002-2003 Journal Club Schedule