IL17B | definition of IL17B by Medical dictionary
IL17B A gene on chromosome 5q33.1 that encodes IL17B, a cytokine which is highly expressed in the pancreas, small intestine, stomach, spinal cord and testes, and which stimulates the release of tumour necrosis factor alpha and IL-1-beta from the monocytic cell line THP-1.
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And IL17RB has been suggested to be a receptor for IL17B
mRNAs of IL2, TNFA, IL4, IL5, and IL17B
genes were below the detection limit, and the corresponding CT values were undetermined.
Chromosome 5q candidate genes in coeliac disease: genetic variation at IL4, IL5, IL9, IL13, IL17B
Furthermore, the expression of a number of genes involved in cell mobility (ACTA2, HSP3, CNN1), cell adhesion (POSTN, MOC) and immunological functions (CF/, LBP, IL17B
) appeared in the COMPARE analysis.