TGF beta 2 Proteins, Antibodies, cDNA Clones Research Reagents

All TGF beta 2 reagents are produced in house and quality controlled, including 1 TGF beta 2 Antibody, 53 TGF beta 2 Gene, 3 TGF beta 2 Lysate, 4 TGF beta 2 Protein, 3 TGF beta 2 qPCR. All TGF beta 2 reagents are ready to use.

TGF beta 2 Protein (4)

    TGF beta 2 Antibody (1)

      TGF beta 2 cDNA Clone (53)


      In cloning vector

      TGF beta 2 Lysate (3)

        TGF beta 2 Background

        TGF beta 2 (Transforming growth factor beta 2), an extracellular glycosylated protein, which belongs to the TGF-beta family. TGF-beta regulates key mechanisms of tumor development, namely immunosuppression, metastasis, angiogenesis, and proliferation. TGF beta 2 suppression is a promising therapeutic approach for malignant tumor therapy. The signaling pathway of TGF beta 2/Smad plays an important role in the pathological process in posterior capsule opacification (PCO) after cataract surgery. Silencing Smad2 and Smad3 efficiently blocked the effect of TGF beta 2 on cell proliferation, migration, and extracellular matrix production. TGF beta 2 activation of MEKK3/ERK1/2/5 signaling modulates Has2 expression and hyaluronan (HA) production leading to the induction of epithelial to mesenchymal transformation (EMT) events. In addition, the upregulation of the TGF beta 2 level is a common pathological feature of Alzheimer's disease (AD) brains and suggests that it may be closely linked to the development of neuronal death related to AD.

        TGF beta 2 References

        • Schlingensiepen KH, et al. (2006) Targeted tumor therapy with the TGF-beta 2 antisense compound AP 12009. Cytokine Growth Factor Rev. 17(1-2): 129-39.
        • Ghatpande SK, et al. (2010) Transforming growth factor beta2 is negatively regulated by endogenous retinoic acid during early heart morphogenesis. Dev Growth Differ. 52(5): 433-55.
        • Noguchi A, et al. (2010) Transforming growth factor beta2 level is elevated in neurons of Alzheimer's disease brains. Int J Neurosci. 120(3): 168-75.
        • Li J, et al. (2011) Comparative effects of TGF-_2/Smad2 and TGF-_2/Smad3 signaling pathways on proliferation, migration, and extracellular matrix production in a human lens cell line. Exp Eye Res. 92(3): 173-9.

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