positive chemotaxis

Known as: chemoattraction 
The directed movement of a motile cell or organism towards a higher concentration of a chemical. [GOC:ai, GOC:bf, GOC:isa_complete]
National Institutes of Health

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1960-2018
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2007
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2007
IL-33 is a novel cytokine of the IL-1 family and mediates its biological effect via the receptor ST2, which is selectively… (More)
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2006
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2006
Microglia are the immune cells of the brain. Here we show a massive infiltration of highly ramified and elongated microglia… (More)
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2003
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2003
UNLABELLED Signals targeting OCs to bone and resorption sites are not well characterized. A chemoattractant receptor (CXCR4… (More)
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2003
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2003
The origin of myofibroblasts and the factors promoting their differentiation during liver fibrogenesis remain uncertain. During… (More)
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2001
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2001
Previous studies have shown the implication of beta-defensins in host defense of the human body. The human beta-defensins 1 and 2… (More)
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2000
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2000
Lymphoid follicles are B-cell-rich compartments of lymphoid organs that function as sites of B-cell antigen encounter and… (More)
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2000
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2000
The inflammatory events in the airways at the time of acute respiratory failure from acute severe asthma are poorly understood… (More)
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2000
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2000
Stromal cell-derived factor-1 (SDF-1) provides a potent chemotactic stimulus for CD34(+) hematopoietic cells. We cultured… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) is a CD4+ T cell-mediated, inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Interleukin-8 (IL-8) is a member of a family of pro-inflammatory cytokines. Although the best characterized activities of IL-8… (More)
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