Active Mouse Urokinase, HMW


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Active Mouse Urokinase, HMW

Active two-chain HMW mouse urokinase, recombinantly produced in insect cells.

Gene ID: 18792

Swiss-Prot/UniProt ID: P06869

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3. Bryer SC, Fantuzzi G, Van rooijen N et-al. Urokinase-type plasminogen activator plays essential roles in macrophage chemotaxis and skeletal muscle regeneration. J. Immunol. 2008;180 (2): 1179-88. J. Immunol. (link)Pubmed citation

4. Ilkovitch D, Handel-fernandez ME, Herbert LM et-al. Antitumor effects of Mucin 1/sec involves the modulation of urokinase-type plasminogen activator and signal transducer and activator of transcription 1 expression in tumor cells. Cancer Res. 2008;68 (7): 2427-35. doi:10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-07-5651Pubmed citation

5. Van den broeck T, Stevenaert F, Taveirne S et-al. Ly49E-dependent inhibition of natural killer cells by urokinase plasminogen activator. Blood. 2008;112 (13): 5046-51. doi:10.1182/blood-2008-06-164350Pubmed citation

6. Jo M, Takimoto S, Montel V et-al. The urokinase receptor promotes cancer metastasis independently of urokinase-type plasminogen activator in mice. Am. J. Pathol. 2009;175 (1): 190-200. doi:10.2353/ajpath.2009.081053Free text at pubmedPubmed citation

8. Sisson TH, Nguyen MH, Yu B et-al. Urokinase-type plasminogen activator increases hepatocyte growth factor activity required for skeletal muscle regeneration. Blood. 2009;114 (24): 5052-61. doi:10.1182/blood-2008-12-196212Free text at pubmedPubmed citation

9. Botkjaer KA, Deryugina EI, Dupont DM et-al. Targeting tumor cell invasion and dissemination in vivo by an aptamer that inhibits urokinase-type plasminogen activator through a novel multifunctional mechanism. Mol. Cancer Res. 2012;10 (12): 1532-43. doi:10.1158/1541-7786.MCR-12-0349Free text at pubmedPubmed citation

10. Ilkovitch D, Carrio R, Lopez DM. uPA and uPA-receptor are involved in cancer-associated myeloid-derived suppressor cell accumulation. Anticancer Res. 2012;32 (10): 4263-70. Anticancer Res. (link)Pubmed citation

11. Sanderson-smith ML, Zhang Y, Ly D et-al. A key role for the urokinase plasminogen activator (uPA) in invasive Group A streptococcal infection. PLoS Pathog. 2013;9 (7): e1003469. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1003469Free text at pubmedPubmed citation

12. Wu F, Catano M, Echeverry R, et al. Urokinase-type plasminogen activator promotes dendritic spine recovery and improves neurological outcome following ischemic stroke. J Neurosci. 2014;34(43):14219-32. Link to article

13. Endo-munoz L, Cai N, Cumming A, et al. Progression of Osteosarcoma from a Non-Metastatic to a Metastatic Phenotype Is Causally Associated with Activation of an Autocrine and Paracrine uPA Axis. PLoS ONE. 2015;10(8):e0133592. Link to article.

14. Cooper JM, Rastogi A, Krizo JA, Mintz EM, Prosser RA. Urokinase-type plasminogen activator modulates mammalian circadian clock phase regulation in tissue-type plasminogen activator knockout mice. Eur J Neurosci. 2016; Link to article

15. Dupont DM, Madsen JB, Hartmann RK, et al. Serum-stable RNA aptamers to urokinase-type plasminogen activator blocking receptor binding. RNA. 2010;16(12):2360-9. Link to article

16. Magnussen SN, Hadler-olsen E, Costea DE, et al. Cleavage of the urokinase receptor (uPAR) on oral cancer cells: regulation by transforming growth factor – ?1 (TGF-?1) and potential effects on migration and invasion. BMC Cancer. 2017;17(1):350. Link to article

17. Diaz A, Merino P, Manrique LG, et al. A Cross Talk between Neuronal Urokinase-type Plasminogen Activator (uPA) and Astrocytic uPA Receptor (uPAR) Promotes Astrocytic Activation and Synaptic Recovery in the Ischemic Brain. J Neurosci. 2017;37(43):10310-10322. Link to article

18. Andersen LM, Wind T, Hansen HD, Andreasen PA. A cyclic peptidylic inhibitor of murine urokinase-type plasminogen activator: changing species specificity by substitution of a single residue. Biochem J. 2008;412(3):447-57. Link to article

19. Merino P, Diaz A, Manrique LG, Cheng L, Yepes M. Urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) promotes ezrin-mediated reorganization of the synaptic cytoskeleton in the ischemic brain. J Biol Chem. 2018; Link to article

20. Diaz A, Merino P, Manrique LG, Cheng L, Yepes M. Urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) protects the tripartite synapse in the ischemic brain via ezrin-mediated formation of peripheral astrocytic processes. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2018;:271678X18783653. Link to article