monocyte chemoattractant protein

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monocyte chemoattractant protein

a cytokine involved in monocyte migration.
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mo·no·cyte che·mo·at·trac·tant pro·tein

(mon'ō-sīt kē'mō-ă-trak'tănt prō'tēn)
A cytokine involved in monocyte migration.
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Segelmark, "Monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 is a prognostic marker in ANCA-associated small vessel vasculitis," Mediators of Inflammation, vol.
AMs: alveolar macrophages; IFN-[gamma]: interferon-y; JAK: Janus kinase; IL: interleukin; STAT: signal transducer and activator of transcription; IRF: interferon regulator factor; SOCS: suppressors of cytokine signaling; KC: keratinocyte-derived chemokine; MIP: macrophage inflammatory protein; MCP: monocyte chemoattractant protein; TNF- [alpha]: tumor necrosis factor a; TLR: toll-like receptor; MyD88: myeloid differentiation factor 88.
Red wine anthocyanins are rapidly absorbed in humans and affect monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 levels and antioxidant capacity of plasma.
[4] Nonstandard abbreviations: 2D-PAGE, 2-dimension polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis; MBL, mannose-binding lectin; TBS, tris-based saline; MCP, monocyte chemoattractant protein; MIG, monokine induced by gamma-interferon; MIP, macrophage inflammatory protein; TNF, tumor necrosis factor; TECK, thymus expressed chemokine; IFN, interferons; IL, interleukin; TGF, transforming growth factor; CNTF, ciliary neutropic factor; EGF, epidermal growth factor; ICAM, intercellular adhesion molecule; IGFBP, insulin-like growth factor binding proteins; BMP, bone morphogenetics protein.
(d) Much better six biomarkers' ROC curves shown together (WBC: white blood cell; LDH: lactate dehydrogenase; HBDH: hydroxybutyrate dehydrogenase; IL: interleukin; MCP-1: monocyte chemoattractant protein 1, and FeP: Ferritin protein).
For example, local concentrations of the proinflammatory mediators LPS and interferon gamma stimulate the polarization of M1 macrophages that are responsible for the initiation of debris clearance and the production of the proinflammatory cytokines IL-1[beta], IL-6, and TNF-[alpha], and the chemokine monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 (MCP-1) [48].
Leitner et al., "Influence of the Duffy antigen on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of recombinant monocyte chemoattractant protein (MCP-1, CCL2) in vivo," International Journal of Immunopathology and Pharmacology, vol.
Regulation of monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 by cytokines and oxygen free radicals in rat hepatic fat-storing cells.

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