• Cytokine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cytokine In recent years, the cytokine receptors have come to demand the attention of more investigators than cytokines themselves, partly because of their remarkable ...
  • Cytokines, Inflammation and Pain

    www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2785020 Cytokines are small secreted proteins released by cells have a specific effect on the interactions and communications between cells. Cytokine is a general name; other ...
  • What are Cytokines?

    www.news-medical.net/health/What-are-Cytokines.aspx The term "cytokine" is derived from a combination of two Greek words - "cyto" meaning cell and "kinos" meaning movement. Cytokines are cell signalling molecules that ...
    • What Are Cytokines? - About.com

      arthritis.about.com/od/inflammation/f/cytokines.htm Cytokines serve as molecular messengers between cells. Cytokines are proteins that are produced by cells. With regard to arthritis, cytokines regulate ...
    • Cytokines | definition of cytokines by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Cytokines The study limitations highlight the need for "a common set of inflammatory markers that must carefully be studied in order to understand the role of the cytokines in ...
    • Proinflammatory cytokine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proinflammatory_cytokine A proinflammatory cytokine is a cytokine which promotes systemic inflammation. Examples include IL-1 [1] and TNF alpha. [2] As well as other pro-inflammatory ...
    • Cytokines and inflammation, role in depression and ...

      www.raysahelian.com/cytokines.html Cytokines and inflammation and how they influence depression and various medical diseases by Ray Sahelian, M.D. Reduction or influence of herbs
    • cytokine | biochemistry | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/science/cytokine Cytokine, any of a group of ... Cytokines produced by leukocytes are sometimes called interleukins, while those produced by lymphocytes may be referred to as lymphokines.
    • Cytokine | definition of cytokine by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/cytokine cytokine a generic term for nonantibody proteins released by one cell population on contact with specific antigen, which act as intercellular mediators, as in the ...
    • What are Cytokines? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

      www.wisegeek.com/what-are-cytokines.htm Cytokines are proteins that are produced by white blood cells, generally in response to a bacterial infection. There are several...