Interleukin-4

Known as: BSF1 (B cell stimulating factor 1), BCGF, interleukin-4 (IL-4) 
A soluble factor produced by activated T-LYMPHOCYTES that induces the expression of MHC CLASS II GENES and FC RECEPTORS on B-LYMPHOCYTES and causes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Interleukin 17 (IL-17) has been linked to autoimmune diseases, although its regulation and function have remained unclear. Here… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CD4+ T cells producing interleukin 17 (IL-17) are associated with autoimmunity, although the precise mechanisms that control… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Whether epithelial cells play a role in triggering the immune cascade leading to T helper 2 (TH2)-type allergic inflammation is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Interleukin (IL)-4 is the most potent factor that causes naive CD4+ T cells to differentiate to the T helper cell (Th) 2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Injection of anti-CD3 antibodies causes prompt expression of interleukin (IL)-4, IL-2, and interferon gamma (IFN-gamma) mRNA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Naive CD4+ T cells produce interleukin 2 (IL-2) but little IL-4 or interferon gamma (IFN-gamma). In vitro, they develop into IL-4… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Recently the cDNA encoding interleukin 13 (IL-13), a T-cell-derived cytokine, was cloned and expressed. The present study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Expression of the macrophage mannose receptor is inhibited by interferon gamma (IFN-gamma), a T helper type 1 (Th-1)-derived… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Our studies show that the presence of IL-4 during the response of naive Th cells causes precursors to develop into a population… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have devised a sensitive means to assess the anti-tumor effect of cytokines that act via the mobilization of host-mediated… (More)
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