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Chemical Interleukin-5

Name Interleukin-5
Equivalent Terms B Cell Growth Factor II | B-Cell Growth Factor-II | BCGF-II | Differentiation Factor, Eosinophil | Eosinophil Differentiation Factor | IL5 | IL-5 | Interleukin 5 | Replacing Factor, T-Cell | T Cell Replacing Factor | T-Cell Replacing Factor | T-Cell-Replacing Factor
Definition A cytokine that promotes differentiation and activation of EOSINOPHILS. It also triggers activated B-LYMPHOCYTES to differentiate into IMMUNOGLOBULIN-secreting cells.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D015848
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Interleukin-5
  IL5 protein, human
  selenomethionyl interleukin-5