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Interleukin-5

Introduction: Interleukin-5

Description of Interleukin-5

Interleukin-5: lymphokine produced by antigen or mitogen activated T lymphocytes that acts as a differentiation factor for B lymphocytes and eosinophils and increases the production of IgA by B lymphocytes.
Source: Diseases Database

Interleukin-5: lymphokine produced by antigen or mitogen activated T lymphocytes that acts as a differentiation factor for B lymphocytes and eosinophils and increases the production of IgA by B lymphocytes.
Source: CRISP

Interleukin-5: A cytokine that promotes differentiation and activation of EOSINOPHILS. It also triggers activated B-LYMPHOCYTES to differentiate into IMMUNOGLOBULIN-secreting cells.
Source: MeSH 2007

Interleukin-5: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Interleukin-5:

Terms associated with Interleukin-5:

Terms Similar to Interleukin-5:

Source: Diseases Database

  • B-Cell Growth Factor-II
  • Eosinophil Differentiation Factor
  • IL-5
  • T-Cell Replacing Factor

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Interleukin-5

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Interleukin-5 can be used for:

Source: CRISP

The description of Interleukin-5 may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Interleukin-5

The following list attempts to classify Interleukin-5 into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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