RANTES

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RANTES

Acronymic construction for a member of the interleukin-8 superfamily of chemokines. This cytokine is an 8-kD protein that is a selective chemoattractant for memory T lymphocytes and monocytes.
[Regulated on activation, normal T expressed and secreted]

RANTES

Regulated upon Activation, Normally T-expressed, and presumably Secreted. A widely used popular name for what is officially known (per HUGO nomenclature) as CCL5, see there.