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Cytokine is a substance that is made by cells of the immune system. Some cytokines can boost the immune response and others can suppress it. Cytokines can also be made in the laboratory by recombinant DNA technology and used in the treatment of various diseases, including cancer.
Danish research may pave way for immunological treatment of cancer

Danish research may pave way for immunological treatment of cancer

Research may show new ways to repress inflammation at outset

Research may show new ways to repress inflammation at outset

Penn researchers find new way to track rare T cells in blood after annual flu vaccine

Penn researchers find new way to track rare T cells in blood after annual flu vaccine

HMS scientists listen to crosstalk between gut microbes and immune system

HMS scientists listen to crosstalk between gut microbes and immune system

New study reveals potential drug to combat life-threatening effects of COPD

New study reveals potential drug to combat life-threatening effects of COPD

Baby’s sex linked to pregnant women's immune responses, study shows

Baby’s sex linked to pregnant women's immune responses, study shows

Consuming whole grains has modest effects on gut microbiota and immune response, study finds

Consuming whole grains has modest effects on gut microbiota and immune response, study finds

New ‘release and kill’ strategy may shorten treatment periods for patients with tuberculosis

New ‘release and kill’ strategy may shorten treatment periods for patients with tuberculosis

Scientists show how immune receptor activated by bacteria contributes to diabetic bladder dysfunction

Scientists show how immune receptor activated by bacteria contributes to diabetic bladder dysfunction

Researchers evaluate biological effects of exposure to cigarette smoke versus e-cigarette aerosols

Researchers evaluate biological effects of exposure to cigarette smoke versus e-cigarette aerosols

Study finds new links between human genome and inflammation tracers

Study finds new links between human genome and inflammation tracers

Researchers provide insights into effects of microgravity on bone tissue

Researchers provide insights into effects of microgravity on bone tissue

Novel approach for imaging immune cell movements identifies initial steps in inflammatory arthritis

Novel approach for imaging immune cell movements identifies initial steps in inflammatory arthritis

Salk Institute researchers reveal how to curb immune enthusiasm

Salk Institute researchers reveal how to curb immune enthusiasm

Research offers new clues to prolong lifespan of the body's disease-fighting NK cells

Research offers new clues to prolong lifespan of the body's disease-fighting NK cells

Research findings could lead to development of novel therapeutic approaches against viral infections

Research findings could lead to development of novel therapeutic approaches against viral infections

Mayo Clinic scientists identify key molecule that helps protect the central nervous system against sepsis

Mayo Clinic scientists identify key molecule that helps protect the central nervous system against sepsis

Researchers discover autophagy-dependent secretory system

Researchers discover autophagy-dependent secretory system

Georgia Tech researchers find new way to improve treatment for inflammatory diseases

Georgia Tech researchers find new way to improve treatment for inflammatory diseases

Researchers uncover two factors that play crucial role in chronic autoimmune disorders

Researchers uncover two factors that play crucial role in chronic autoimmune disorders