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interleukin-4

[‚in·tər′lük·ən ′fȯr]
(immunology)
A cytokine that is capable of a variety of activities, such as induction of proliferation by T cells, mast cells, megakarocytes, and erythroid precursors; induction of antibody secretion by B cells; and potentiation of the proliferation of mast cells. Abbreviated IL-4.
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Upregulation of IL4, IL5, and IL13 gene expression in Th2 cells is accompanied by a loss of DNA methylation and gain of permissive histone marks.
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There is," as Murray dryly notes, IL4 no small political problem here" (xiv).
List of proteins analysed in Phase II samples: interleukin (IL)2, IL6, IL8, IL10, and tumor necrosis factor alpha, IL1[beta], IL4, IL5, IL7, IL13, interferon alpha, interferon gamma, eotaxin, fractalkine, interferon gamma-induced protein 10, granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor, epidermal growth factor, fibroblast growth factor 2, granulocyte colony-stimulating factor, melanoma growth stimulatory activity/growth-related oncogene, monocyte chemotactic protein-1, monocyte chemotactic protein-3, macrophage derived chemokine, macrophage inflammatory protein 1 alpha, macrophage inflammatory protein 1 beta, soluble CD40 ligand, transforming growth factor alpha and vascular endothelial growth factor) using the milliplex HCYTOMAG-60SK and HSCYTMAG-60SK kits (Millipore, Billerica, MA).
Histone deacetylation inhibits IL4 gene expression in T-cells.
Reactive eosinophilias may also involve overproduction of additional cytokines, such as IL-3 and IL4, which can lead to concomitant elevation of immunoglobulin (Ig) E in reactive eosinophilias.
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IL4 - This Interleukin 4 gene is associated with tumor growth, blood vessel development and cancer cell migration.