IL22

IL22

A gene on chromosome 12q15 that encodes interleukin-22, a cytokine which plays an uncertain role in the inflammatory response. Il22 is also a less preferred gene symbol for what is now designated as IL17D, see there.
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Group 1 producing IFN gamma, Group 2 producing IL5 and IL13, Group 3 producing IL17 and/or IL22.
37) We could not find relevant information in field literature about IL22 gene polymorphisms and immunity against HBV, so comparing our results with other studies was not possible but there are several reports on IL-22 gene variants and other diseases.
PLA2G2E, IFNG, IL26 and IL22 are known to play a role in inflammation and the immune response.