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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Evidence for a causal role of parathyroid hormone-related protein in the pathogenesis of human breast cancer-mediated osteolysis.
Expression of parathyroid hormone-related protein in a human T cell lymphotrophic virus type I-infected T cell line.
Constitutive expression of parathyroid hormone-related protein gene in human T cell leukemia virus type 1 (HTLV-1) carriers and adult T cell leukemia patients that can be trans-activated by HTLV-1 tax gene.
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.
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.
Circulating levels of midregional parathyroid hormone-related protein in hypercalcemia of malignancy.
Effects of a synthetic peptide of a parathyroid hormone-related protein on calcium homeostasis, renal tubular calcium reabsorption and bone metabolism.

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