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Chemokines Summary

Description: Class of pro-inflammatory cytokines that have the ability to attract and activate leukocytes. They can be divided into at least three structural branches: C; (CHEMOKINES, C); CC; (CHEMOKINES, CC); and CXC; (CHEMOKINES, CXC); according to variations in a shared cysteine motif.

Also Known As: Chemotactic Cytokines; Cytokines, Chemotactic; Intercrines

Networked: 8631 relevant articles (120 outcomes, 784 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Chemokines is Relevant

  1. Inflammation : 18 outcomes 107 studies in 2162 results
  2. Infection : 17 outcomes 95 studies in 1341 results
  3. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 13 outcomes 70 studies in 1113 results
  4. Asthma (Bronchial Asthma) : 4 outcomes 23 studies in 266 results
  5. Arthritis (Polyarthritis) : 4 outcomes 8 studies in 56 results
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Drugs Related to Chemokines

  1. Cytokines
  2. Chemokine CCL5
  3. Chemokine Receptors
  4. Messenger RNA (mRNA)
  5. Interleukin-8 (Interleukin 8)
  6. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)
  7. Chemokine CCL2 (Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein 1)
  8. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker)
  9. Interleukins
  10. Interferons
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Therapies Related to Chemokines

  1. Immunotherapy
  2. Transplants (Transplant)
  3. Ligation
  4. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft)
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
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