Interleukin-1 and hematopoiesis.

  title={Interleukin-1 and hematopoiesis.},
  author={Grover Bagby},
  journal={Blood reviews},
  volume={3 3},
Interleukin-1 alpha and interleukin-1 beta are 17.5 kDa peptides which exert a wide variety of biological activities. Both forms of interleukin bind to a common 60-70 kDa receptor expressed by most somatic cells. One major effect of interleukin-1 is to induce the expression of other genes, including genes for other interleukins (IL-6), colony stimulating… CONTINUE READING