Search Login Register

Interleukin-6 Receptors (Interleukin 6 Receptor) Summary

Description: Cell surface receptors that are specific for INTERLEUKIN-6. They are present on T-LYMPHOCYTES, mitogen-activated B-LYMPHOCYTES, and peripheral MONOCYTES. The receptors are heterodimers of the INTERLEUKIN-6 RECEPTOR ALPHA SUBUNIT and the CYTOKINE RECEPTOR GP130.

Also Known As: Interleukin 6 Receptor; Receptors, Interleukin 6; Receptors, Interleukin-6; IL-6 Receptor; IL6 Receptor Show All >>

Networked: 613 relevant articles (26 outcomes, 70 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Interleukin-6 Receptors is Relevant

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis : 8 outcomes 8 studies in 54 results
  2. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 11 results
  3. Giant Lymph Node Hyperplasia (Castleman's Disease) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 12 results
  4. Vasculitis (Vasculitides) : 3 outcomes in 5 results
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 70 results
Show All >>

Drugs Related to Interleukin-6 Receptors

  1. tocilizumab
  2. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6)
  3. Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies (ANCA)
  4. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)
  5. A 7 (A-7)
  6. Cytokines
  7. Antibodies
  8. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor)
  9. Interferons
  10. Methotrexate (Mexate)
Show All >>

Therapies Related to Interleukin-6 Receptors

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  3. Immunomodulation
  4. Peritoneal Dialysis
  5. Arthroplasty
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.