neurotrophins
Molecules with closely related structures that are known to support the survival of different classes of embryonic neurons. See nerve growth factor (NGF), brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF),neurotrophin-3 (NT-3), GDGF and ciliary neurotrophic factor..

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