parathyroid hormone-related protein


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parathyroid hormone-related protein

a 140-amino acid protein secreted by some cancer cells; it causes hypercalcemia.
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Localization of parathyroid hormone-related protein in breast cancer metastases: increased incidence in bone compared with other sites.
Regulation of parathyroid hormone-related protein production by a squamous carcinoma cell line in vitro.
Regulation of parathyroid hormone-related protein production in a human lung squamous cell carcinoma line.
A case of acute lymphoblastic leukemia accompanied with the production of parathyroid hormone-related protein.
Parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP)-(1-139) isoform is efficiently secreted in vitro and enhances breast cancer metastasis to bone in vivo.
Cell-specific and regulator-induced promoter usage and messenger ribonucleic acid splicing for parathyroid hormone-related protein.
Alternative promoter usage and mRNA splicing pathways for parathyroid hormone-related protein in normal tissues and tumours.
Clinical and laboratory studies of a new immunoradiometric assay of parathyroid hormone-related protein.
In vitro stability of endogenous parathyroid hormone-related protein in blood and plasma.
Effects of a synthetic peptide of parathyroid hormone-related protein on calcium homeostasis, renal tubular calcium reabsorption, and bone metabolism in vivo and in vitro.
Antibodies to parathyroid hormone-related protein lower serum calcium in athymic mouse models of malignancy associated hypercalcemia due to human tumors.
Blockade of TGFR signaling inhibits parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) secretion by breast cancer cells and the development of bone metastasis.

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