Interleukin-6

Known as: BSF2 (B cell stimulating factor 2), B-Cell Stimulatory Factor-2, B-Cell Differentiation Factor-2 
A cytokine that stimulates the growth and differentiation of B-LYMPHOCYTES and is also a growth factor for HYBRIDOMAS and plasmacytomas. It is… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
INTRODUCTION The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) has continued development and standardization of… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
TH-17 cells are a distinct lineage of proinflammatory T helper cells that are essential for autoimmune disease. In mice… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Studies have focused on the events that influence the development of interleukin 17 (IL-17)–producing T helper cells (TH-17 cells… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Hypoferremia is a common response to systemic infections or generalized inflammatory disorders. In mouse models, the development… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Interleukin (IL)-6 is one of several proinflammatory cytokines that have been associated with insulin resistance and type 2… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Inflammation is hypothesized to play a role in development of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM); however, clinical data… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Ten years have passed since the molecular cloning of interleukin 6 (IL-6) in 1986. IL-6 is a typical cytokine, exhibiting… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) is characterized by the proliferation of smooth-muscle cells, fibroblasts, and endothelial… (More)
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Review
1989
Review
1989
B CELLS ARE the only eukaryotic cells that are able to produce antibody molecules. Their growth and differentiation into antibody… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
When stimulated with antigen, B cells are influenced by T cells to proliferate and differentiate into antibody-forming cells… (More)
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