catabolin

catabolin

An obsolete term for:
(1) Catabolite; 
(2) Interleukin-1, IL-1; or
(3) Interleukin-1beta, IL-1beta.
References in periodicals archive ?
Reynolds, "Pig interleukin 1 (catabolin) is a potent stimulator of bone resorption in vitro," Calcified Tissue International, vol.
Articular cartilage cultured with catabolin (pig interleukin 1) synthesizes a decreased number of normal proteoglycan moleculaed.