interferon-gamma


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interferon-gamma

[‚in·tər¦fir‚än ′gam·ə]
(immunology)
An interferon produced by T lymphocytes and large granular lymphocytes in response to foreign macromolecules.
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Screening for latent tuberculosis infection in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: Can interferon-gamma release assays replace the tuberculin skin test?
NMR Characterization of the interaction between the C-terminal domain of Interferon-gamma and heparin-derived oligosaccharides.
Routine hospital use of a new commercial whole blood interferon-gamma assay for the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection.
Ivanov, "Significance of the putative upstream polybasic nuclear localisation sequence for the biological activity of human interferon-gamma," Biotechnology and Biotechnological Equipment, vol.
De Baets, "Tuberculin skin test versus interferon-gamma release assays for the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection," Acta Clinica Belgica, vol.
Behavior of plasma interferon-gamma with graded exercise in individuals with varied body mass index and age: Risk stratification of predisposition to inflammation.
[6] Aoki M, Matsui E, Kaneko H, Inoue R, Fukao T, Watanabe M, et al A novel single-nucleotide substitution, Leu 467 Pro, in the interferon-gamma receptor 1 gene associated with allergic diseases.
(9.) Baerlecken N, Jacobs R, Stoll M, Schmidt RE, Witte T Recurrent, multifocal Mycobacterium avium-intercellulare infection in a patient with interferon-gamma autoantibody.
Comparison of two interferon-gamma assays and tuberculin skin test for tracing tuberculosis contacts.
We will focus on three critical mediators of T cell functions: interferon-gamma (IFN-g) and interleukin-17A (IL-17), highly pro-inflammatory Teff cytokines; and Foxp3, the transcription factor that confers Treg suppressive properties.
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