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Chemical Interleukin-4

Name Interleukin-4
Equivalent Terms B Cell Growth Factor 1 | B-Cell Growth Factor-1 | B Cell Growth Factor I | B-Cell Growth Factor-I | B Cell Proliferating Factor | B-Cell Proliferating Factor | B Cell Stimulating Factor 1 | B-Cell Stimulating Factor-1 | B Cell Stimulatory Factor 1 | B Cell Stimulatory Factor-1 | B-Cell Stimulatory Factor 1 | B-Cell Stimulatory Factor-1 | BCGF-1 | Binetrakin | BSF-1 | IL4 | IL-4 | Interleukin 4 | Mast Cell Growth Factor 2 | Mast Cell Growth Factor-2 | MCGF-2
CAS Registry Number 207137-56-2
Definition A soluble factor produced by activated T-LYMPHOCYTES that induces the expression of MHC CLASS II GENES and FC RECEPTORS on B-LYMPHOCYTES and causes their proliferation and differentiation. It also acts on T-lymphocytes, MAST CELLS, and several other hematopoietic lineage cells.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D015847
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ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Cytokines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Interleukins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Interleukin-4

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  DAB(389)-interleukin 4
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  IL-4-PE40 protein, recombinant
  IL4 protein, human
  interleukin 4 (1-129)-PE38KDEL
  interleukin 4 (38-37)-PE38KDEL
  interleukin-4-Pseudomonas exotoxin
  interleukin-4 variant
  Ph8 peptide