"Interleukin-5" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A cytokine that promotes differentiation and activation of EOSINOPHILS. It also triggers activated B-LYMPHOCYTES to differentiate into IMMUNOGLOBULIN-secreting cells.
- Interleukin 5
- Differentiation Factor, Eosinophil
- Eosinophil Differentiation Factor
- T-Cell Replacing Factor
- Replacing Factor, T-Cell
- T-Cell-Replacing Factor
- T Cell Replacing Factor
- B-Cell Growth Factor-II
- B Cell Growth Factor II
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