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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.
High-fat diet and obesity drive liver immune cells to promote metabolic syndrome

High-fat diet and obesity drive liver immune cells to promote metabolic syndrome

‘Geneva signature’ evaluates safety and immunogenicity of promising anti-Ebola virus vaccine

‘Geneva signature’ evaluates safety and immunogenicity of promising anti-Ebola virus vaccine

Air pollution may directly affect biology of upper airways to cause chronic sinus problems

Air pollution may directly affect biology of upper airways to cause chronic sinus problems

Gut microbes cause age-associated inflammation and premature death, mice study shows

Gut microbes cause age-associated inflammation and premature death, mice study shows

High level of protein appears to diminish energy burning power of brown fat

High level of protein appears to diminish energy burning power of brown fat

Cancer uses immature immune cells as support system for successful metastasis, study shows

Cancer uses immature immune cells as support system for successful metastasis, study shows

MSU and Venn Therapeutics develop promising therapy to delay B16 melanoma tumor growth

MSU and Venn Therapeutics develop promising therapy to delay B16 melanoma tumor growth

IBD patients with longer duration of disease have higher risk of developing NAFLD

IBD patients with longer duration of disease have higher risk of developing NAFLD

Research unravels how cytokines prevent multi-organ damage during parasitic infection

Research unravels how cytokines prevent multi-organ damage during parasitic infection

Research finds link between insomnia and increased risk of heart attack, stroke

Research finds link between insomnia and increased risk of heart attack, stroke

Researchers propose novel theory of how some cancers circumvent killing power of targeted therapies

Researchers propose novel theory of how some cancers circumvent killing power of targeted therapies

Research helps elucidate mechanisms behind low-level laser therapy in treating neuropathic pain

Research helps elucidate mechanisms behind low-level laser therapy in treating neuropathic pain

Review provides new understanding of cytokine mediated effects on inflammatory disorders

Review provides new understanding of cytokine mediated effects on inflammatory disorders

Maternal infections during pregnancy may alter genes key to prenatal brain development

Maternal infections during pregnancy may alter genes key to prenatal brain development

Research findings hold promise to generate blood cell precursors from hPSCs

Research findings hold promise to generate blood cell precursors from hPSCs

Scientists identify molecules that may be key to drug resistance in estrogen-driven breast cancers

Scientists identify molecules that may be key to drug resistance in estrogen-driven breast cancers

Early treatment with stem cells can safely help recovery in stroke patients, study shows

Early treatment with stem cells can safely help recovery in stroke patients, study shows

Penn State researchers receive NIH grant to improve lives of people with peripheral arterial disease

Penn State researchers receive NIH grant to improve lives of people with peripheral arterial disease

Sex differences in microglia activity affect pain treatment, study finds

Sex differences in microglia activity affect pain treatment, study finds

Researchers uncover mechanism that contributes to joint inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis patients

Researchers uncover mechanism that contributes to joint inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis patients