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IL9 protein, human

Known as: Interleukin 9 Precursor, Homolog of Mouse T Cell and Mast Cell Growth Factor 40, HP40 
Interleukin-9 (144 aa, ~16 kDa) is encoded by the human IL9 gene. This protein plays a role in the growth of helper T-cells.
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
IL-12 p40-related cytokines such as IL-12 p35/p40 heterodimer and IL-23 (p19/p40) are potent regulators of adaptive immune… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Although c-Jun N-terminal kinase (JNK) plays an important role in cytokine expression, its function in IL-12 production is… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
ABSTRACT To determine the role of interleukin-12 (IL-12) in primary and secondary immunity to a model intracellular bacterium, we… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We investigated whether human monocyte-derived dendritic cells (DCs) differed from tonsillar B cells in the set of cell fate… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The bioactivity of IL-12 is mediated by heterodimers of disulfide-linked p35 and p40 protein subunits. Homodimeric p40 competes… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We examined whether the cytokine IL-12 could be induced locally in the brain or in glial cell cultures following LPS treatment… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
IL-12 enhances IFN-gamma production by NK cells and T lymphocytes and plays a pivotal role in the development of Th1 cells… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The p34CDC28 protein from Saccharomyces cerevisiae is a homolog of the p34cdc2 protein kinase, a fundamental regulator of cell… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
P40 is a cytokine that was originally identified in the mouse as a T cell growth factor, but whose spectrum of potential targets…