monokine

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monokine

[′män·ə‚kīn]
(biochemistry)
A cytokine released from macrophages.
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The latter data also indicated that PR modulated cytokine production from lymphocytes while it was less potent than GPE in reducing monokines, except to IL10 (Fig.
Cytokines--Include lymphokines, monokines, and other polypeptides that regulate immunologic, inflammatory, and reparative host responses.
Production of monokines in patients under polysulphone haemodiafiltration is influenced by the ultrafiltration flow rate.