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Receptors interleukin-4

receptors, interleukin-4

receptors present on a wide variety of haematopoietic and non-haematopoietic cell types and various human tumours. Two forms of the receptor have been described, soluble and membrane-bound. Low affinity and high affinity receptors for il-4 have been reported.


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Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... that might help. There are usually more than one receptor for a type of interleukin on the cell surface, however some interleukins, when they are bound cause the cell to express more receptors of a particular type of interleukin, and so increasing the chance of binding ...

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by Nataly56
Thu Jul 14, 2011 7:47 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
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Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... questions. Here i am asking about the binding of the cytokines to their receptors on the cell surface. I've faced with texts like for example interleukin-12 binds to its receptor on T cells and initiates a change in the cell performance. ...

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by Saham
Fri May 21, 2010 5:22 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
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