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 Released by t cells during the cellular immune response.  soluble protein factors generated by activated lymphocytes that affect other cells.  provide intercellular signals and orchestrate cellular and humoral responses.  Usually released along with cytokines.

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Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... cytokine can be use in different type of cells. Is important to know that Cytokines are proteins secreted by different types of cells like: (1) Lymphokines (2) Chemokines (3) Interferons (4) Colony- stimulating factors (5) Tumor necrosis factors Every cell acts in different ways on T cell. So ...

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by marla
Tue Jun 01, 2010 9:08 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
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The Fiber Disease

... weight lies between 6 and 70 kd. The cytokines of immunologic relevance are primarily those that are formed by immune cells (monokines and lymphokines) and/or influence their function. In principle, cytokines are detectable on 3 levels: (1) By using polymerase chain reaction, the messenger ...

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by Skytroll
Sun Sep 10, 2006 7:16 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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