CCL2 protein, human

Known as: monocyte chemoattractant protein-1, human, Small-Inducible Cytokine A2, CCL2 
C-C motif chemokine 2 (99 aa, ~11 kDa) is encoded by the human CCL2 gene. This protein plays a role in monocyte and basophil chemotaxis.
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1981-2017
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2009
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2009
Accumulating evidence indicates the crucial contribution of chronic inflammation to various types of carcinogenesis, including… (More)
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2006
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2006
Encephalitis and dementia associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) are characterized by leukocyte infiltration… (More)
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2006
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2006
Stromal cells isolated from bone marrow (BMSCs), often referred to as mesenchymal stem cells, are currently under investigation… (More)
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2003
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2003
Alzheimer disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by excessive deposition of amyloid-beta (Abeta… (More)
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2000
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2000
Although several CXC chemokines have been shown to induce angiogenesis and play roles in tumor growth, to date, no member of the… (More)
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1998
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1998
Chemokines are proinflammatory cytokines that function in leukocyte chemoattraction and activation and have recently been shown… (More)
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1997
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1997
Chemokines are a structurally related family of cytokines that are important for leukocyte trafficking. The C-C chemokine… (More)
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1994
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1994
Eosinophil accumulation is a prominent feature of allergic inflammatory reactions, such as those occurring in the lung of the… (More)
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1991
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1991
Incubation of cocultures of human aortic endothelial (HAEC) and smooth muscle cells (HASMC) with LDL in the presence of 5-10… (More)
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1990
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1990
After exposure to low density lipoprotein (LDL) that had been minimally modified by oxidation (MM-LDL), human endothelial cells… (More)
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