Results for: Interleukin

In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What does interleukin 1 do?

Interleukin 1 is produced by macrophages after phagocytocis (eating bad stuff). It is a cytokine, or chemical messenger that recruits more white blood cells to attack the fore (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Where does interleukin come from?

Interleukins come from a type of immune system cell called T cells. This substance is released when cells are being attacked by viruses. Upon viral attack, the secreted interl (MORE)
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What are interferon and interleukin?

Interferon is a chemical message made by a virus infected cell.They activate immune cells, such as natural killer cells andmacrophages; they increase host defenses by up-regul (MORE)