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Receptors cytokine

receptors, cytokine

cell surface proteins that bind cytokines and trigger intracellular changes influencing the behaviour of cells.


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Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

As for my suggestion, you can do some biological experiments to determine the localization and distribution of your interested receptors with purchased specifc antibodies. For example, immunohistochemistry is a useful rechnique. To get a reference, you can visit http://www.immunohistochemistry.us/

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by sunhan1985
Fri Dec 21, 2012 2:27 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
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Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... some interleukins, when they are bound cause the cell to express more receptors of a particular type of interleukin, and so increasing the chance ... to IL signalling, which means they don't usually have two conflicting cytokine signals while being in an 'undecided' state. In other words, they ...

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by Nataly56
Thu Jul 14, 2011 7:47 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
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What is antigens stimulate?

Briefly, B-cells have B-cell receptors on their surface that are essentially membrane-bound antibodies. When these ... is very compelx requiring the antigen-specific activation of helper T-cells and a cytokine environment that promotes B-cell activation and antibody production. The helper ...

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by biohazard
Thu Jun 09, 2011 12:48 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: What is antigens stimulate?
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Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... there a unique IL-12 receptor (i mean one receptor), or many IL-12 receptors that distributed on the cell surface? If there is many, how it ... cells). "Consider that the cell is exposed to 2 different kinds of cytokines with 2 different effects (and maybe with opposite effects), and ...

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by jonmoulton
Wed Jun 02, 2010 5:26 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
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Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... Talking about B cell activation, activated helper T cells secrete cytokines that act in concern with CD40 ( a type of tumor necrosis factor) ... on the cell surface the affinity of the cytokine will be increase. Receptors has remarkable characteristics and are partly because of deficiency ...

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