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Chemical Interleukin-8

Name Interleukin-8
Equivalent Terms Alveolar Macrophage Chemotactic Factor I | Alveolar Macrophage Chemotactic Factor-I | AMCF-I | Anionic Neutrophil Activating Peptide | Anionic Neutrophil-Activating Peptide | Chemokine CXCL8 | Chemokine, CXCL8 | Chemokines, CXCL8 | Chemotactic Factor, Macrophage Derived | Chemotactic Factor, Macrophage-Derived | Chemotactic Factor, Neutrophil | Chemotactic Factor, Neutrophil, Monocyte-Derived | Chemotactic Peptide-Interleukin-8, Granulocyte | CXCL8 Chemokine | CXCL8, Chemokine | CXCL8 Chemokines | Granulocyte Chemotactic Peptide Interleukin 8 | Granulocyte Chemotactic Peptide-Interleukin-8 | IL8 | IL-8 | Interleukin 8 | Lymphocyte-Derived Neutrophil-Activating Peptide | Macrophage-Derived Chemotactic Factor | Monocyte-Derived Neutrophil-Activating Peptide | Monocyte-Derived Neutrophil Chemotactic Factor | Neutrophil-Activating Peptide, Anionic | Neutrophil Activating Peptide, Lymphocyte Derived | Neutrophil-Activating Peptide, Lymphocyte-Derived | Neutrophil Activating Peptide, Monocyte Derived | Neutrophil-Activating Peptide, Monocyte-Derived | Neutrophil Activation Factor | Neutrophil Chemotactic Factor | Peptide, Anionic Neutrophil-Activating
Definition A member of the CXC chemokine family that plays a role in the regulation of the acute inflammatory response. It is secreted by variety of cell types and induces CHEMOTAXIS of NEUTROPHILS and other inflammatory cells.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D016209
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1. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Chemotactic Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Chemokines Chemokines, CXC Interleukin-8
2. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Inflammation Mediators Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Chemokines Chemokines, CXC Interleukin-8
3. 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 Chemokines Chemokines, CXC Interleukin-8
4. 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-8

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Interleukin-8
  CXCL8(3-72)K11R,G31P, human
  CXCL8(3-73)K11R,G31P, bovine
  Cxcl8-l1, zebrafish
  Cxcl8-l2, zebrafish
  endothelial neutrophil activating peptide
  IL8 protein, human
  interleukin-8 (3-25)
  interleukin 8 (77)
  interleukin 8 (77), Ala-
  PA401 protein
  technetium Tc 99m interleukin 8