chemotaxins

chemotaxins

Agents that promote CHEMOTAXIS.
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Chemotaxins C5a and fMLP induce release of calprotectin (leucocyte L1 protein) from polymorphonuclear cells in vitro.
Transforming growth factor, along with other chemotaxins, recruits key effector cells and the proteins they express and induces them to migrate to the edge of the wound.
Human monocyte chemotaxis to complement-derived chemotaxins is enhanced by Gc-globulin.
Complement and other chemotaxins become part of the reaction, and inflammation is amplified and perpetuated (Olsen & Stein, 2004).