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Interleukin-4 (Interleukin 4) Summary

Description: A soluble factor produced by activated T-LYMPHOCYTES that induces the expression of MHC CLASS II GENES and FC RECEPTORS on B-LYMPHOCYTES and causes their proliferation and differentiation. It also acts on T-lymphocytes, MAST CELLS, and several other hematopoietic lineage cells.

Also Known As: Interleukin 4; IL4; IL-4; B Cell Stimulatory Factor-1; B-Cell Growth Factor-1 Show All >>

Networked: 8165 relevant articles (260 outcomes, 861 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Interleukin-4 is Relevant

  1. Infection : 42 outcomes 76 studies in 1284 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 33 outcomes 70 studies in 726 results
  3. Asthma (Bronchial Asthma) : 18 outcomes 89 studies in 750 results
  4. Inflammation : 16 outcomes 52 studies in 760 results
  5. Arthritis (Polyarthritis) : 9 outcomes 6 studies in 91 results
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Drugs Related to Interleukin-4

  1. Interleukin-10 (Interleukin 10)
  2. Interleukin-13
  3. Interleukin-2 (IL2)
  4. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)
  5. Cytokines
  6. Interleukin-5 (Interleukin 5)
  7. Interferon-gamma (Interferon, gamma)
  8. Immunoglobulin E (IgE)
  9. Interleukins
  10. Antigens
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Therapies Related to Interleukin-4

  1. Immunotherapy
  2. Oral Administration
  3. Intravenous Injections
  4. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  5. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft)
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