interleukin-14


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in·ter·leu·kin-14

(in'tĕr-lū'kin),
A cytokine derived from T cells that stimulates B-cell proliferation and inhibits Ig secretion.
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in·ter·leu·kin-14

(in'tĕr-lū'kin)
A cytokine derived from T cells that stimulates B-cell proliferation and inhibits immunoglobulin secretion.
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interleukin-14

Abbreviation: IL-14
A cytokine produced by T lymphocytes and follicular dendritic cells. It stimulates proliferation of activated B lymphocytes and inhibits immunoglobulin secretion from activated B lymphocytes.
See also: interleukin
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