Interleukin-12.

@article{Germann1995Interleukin12,
  title={Interleukin-12.},
  author={Tieno Germann and Erwin R{\"u}de},
  journal={International archives of allergy and immunology},
  year={1995},
  volume={108 2},
  pages={103-12}
}
Interleukin (IL)-12 was originally identified as a factor produced by human Epstein-Barr virus-transformed B cell lines. It was detected by one group as cytotoxic lymphocyte maturation factor, a cytokine that synergized with IL-2 in the induction of lymphokine-activated killer cells and cytotoxic T lymphocytes. A second group characterized it as a natural killer (NK) cell stimulatory factor, due to the enhancement of cytotoxicity and IFN-gamma synthesis by NK cells. Human IL-12 was purified to… CONTINUE READING

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