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Interleukin-13 (IPR020470)

Short name: IL-13

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Description

This entry represents interleukin-13 (IL-13), it is a pleiotropic cytokine which may be important in the regulation of the inflammatory and immune responses [PMID: 8096327]. IL-13 inhibits inflammatory cytokine production and synergises with IL-2 in regulating interferon-gamma synthesis. The sequences of IL-4 and IL-13 are distantly related.

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