CXCL8 protein, human

Known as: Monocyte-Derived Neutrophil Chemotactic Factor, IL8 protein, human, NAP-1 
Interleukin-8 (99 aa, ~11 kDa) is encoded by the human CXCL8 gene. This protein is involved in chemotaxis and neutrophil activation.
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2014
2014
The exposure of calreticulin (CRT) on the surface of stressed and dying cancer cells facilitates their uptake by dendritic cells… (More)
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2012
2012
The uterine expression of the chemokine IL8 increases dramatically with the onset of labour both at term and preterm. The IL8… (More)
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2010
2010
Cxcl8 is a pro-inflammatory chemokine, best known for its role in neutrophil chemotaxis. Signalling through its receptors, Cxcr1… (More)
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2010
2010
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major health problem and cigarette smoke is the main risk factor for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
CXCL8 (also known as IL-8) activates CXCR1 and CXCR2 to mediate neutrophil recruitment and trigger cytotoxic effect at sites of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We examined the autocrine/paracrine role of interleukin-8 (CXCL8) and the functional significance of CXCL8 receptors, CXCR1 and… (More)
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2008
2008
Monocyte infiltration is an important pathogenic event in human immunodeficiency virus type one (HIV-1) associated dementia (HAD… (More)
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2003
2003
Positive pressure ventilation with large tidal volumes has been shown to cause release of cytokines, including interleukin (IL)-8… (More)
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2003
2003
Neutrophil recruitment to inflammatory sites is mediated by two related receptors: CXC chemokine receptors 1 (CXCR1) and 2 (CXCR2… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Neutrophil attractant/activation protein-1 (NAP-1 [interleukin-8]) is an 8,400 D protein that is a chemoattractant and granule… (More)
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