ⓘ Interleukin 5

                                     

ⓘ Interleukin 5

Through binding to the interleukin-5 receptor, interleukin 5 stimulates B cell growth and increases immunoglobulin secretion - primarily IgA. It is also a key mediator in eosinophil activation.

                                     
  • Interleukins ILs are a group of cytokines secreted proteins and signal molecules that were first seen to be expressed by white blood cells leukocytes
  • Interleukin 5 receptor, alpha IL 5 RA also known as CD125 Cluster of Differentiation 125 is a subunit of the Interleukin - 5 receptor. IL 5 RA also denotes
  • The interleukin - 5 receptor is a type I cytokine receptor. It is a heterodimer of the interleukin 5 receptor alpha subunit and CSF2RB. The IL - 5 receptor
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  • Interleukin 9, also known as IL - 9, is a pleiotropic cytokine cell signalling molecule belonging to the group of interleukins IL - 9 is produced by variety
  • The interleukin - 7 receptor is a protein found on the surface of cells. It is made up of two different smaller protein chains - i.e. it is a heterodimer
  • Interleukin 19 IL19 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the IL19 gene on the chromosome 1. The IL - 19 gene contains 7 exons and is found on chromosome
  • Pro - interleukin - 16 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the IL16 gene. This gene was discovered in 1982 at Boston University by Dr. David Center
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