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Definitions and Synonyms of cytokine | Another word for cytokine | What is cytokine?

Definition 1: any of various protein molecules secreted by cells of the immune system that serve to regulate the immune system - [noun denoting substance]

(cytokine is a kind of ...) any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes

"a diet high in protein"

(... is a kind of cytokine ) a proinflammatory cytokine that is produced by white blood cells (monocytes and macrophages); has an antineoplastic effect but causes inflammation (as in rheumatoid arthritis)

(... is a kind of cytokine ) a cytokine secreted by helper T cells in response to stimulation by antigens and that acts on other cells of the immune system (as by activating macrophages)

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