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Interleukin-6 (IL-6) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the "IL6" gene. IL-6 is an interleukin that acts as both a pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokine. It is secreted by T cells and macrophages to stimulate immune response to trauma, especially burns or other tissue damage leading to inflammation.
Parental loss at a young age affects a person’s immune system later in life

Parental loss at a young age affects a person’s immune system later in life

Building resilient brains: strategies for promoting brain health in older adults

Building resilient brains: strategies for promoting brain health in older adults

Apple-shaped obesity associated with greater inflammation and mortality in COVID-19 patients

Apple-shaped obesity associated with greater inflammation and mortality in COVID-19 patients

Connecting the inflammatory dots: Obesity, depression, and Alzheimer's linked by neuroinflammation

Connecting the inflammatory dots: Obesity, depression, and Alzheimer's linked by neuroinflammation

Impact of orally administered cannabidiol (CBD) on fitness and health among healthy adult individuals

Impact of orally administered cannabidiol (CBD) on fitness and health among healthy adult individuals

COVID-19 'bites the apple': Abdominal obesity ignites cytokine storm

COVID-19 'bites the apple': Abdominal obesity ignites cytokine storm

National-level comprehensive mapping of high-fatality SARS-CoV-2 outbreaks in nursing homes

National-level comprehensive mapping of high-fatality SARS-CoV-2 outbreaks in nursing homes

The potential variations in sperm quality of infertile patients during the COVID-19 pandemic

The potential variations in sperm quality of infertile patients during the COVID-19 pandemic

Can intermittent fasting tackle obesity-related inflammation?

Can intermittent fasting tackle obesity-related inflammation?

Advancing the development of vaccines through recombinant technology

Advancing the development of vaccines through recombinant technology

Does stress increase biological age?

Does stress increase biological age?

Can smoking cigarettes alter your bone structure?

Can smoking cigarettes alter your bone structure?

Improving cancer treatment outcomes: the potential use of fermented food interventions

Improving cancer treatment outcomes: the potential use of fermented food interventions

Bee venom nanoparticles: Buzzworthy breakthrough in battling antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Bee venom nanoparticles: Buzzworthy breakthrough in battling antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Is there a correlation between acute and chronic red wine intake and health?

Is there a correlation between acute and chronic red wine intake and health?

What factors increase the risk of psychiatric symptoms in long COVID patients?

What factors increase the risk of psychiatric symptoms in long COVID patients?

Antioxidant-rich phenolic compounds: A key to disease prevention, gut health, and brain homeostasis

Antioxidant-rich phenolic compounds: A key to disease prevention, gut health, and brain homeostasis

Can the Mediterranean diet and physical exercise improve the quality of life for cancer patients?

Can the Mediterranean diet and physical exercise improve the quality of life for cancer patients?

Study indicates interleukin-6-dependant pathway dysregulation as a key druggable feature of COVID-19

Study indicates interleukin-6-dependant pathway dysregulation as a key druggable feature of COVID-19

Statin-related residual inflammation predicts cardiovascular events and mortality

Statin-related residual inflammation predicts cardiovascular events and mortality

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