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any of several lymphokines that promote macrophages and killer T cells and B cells and other components of the immune system

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Polymorphisms of the interleukin-11 gene are associated with bone mineral density, 21: 89-92.
dorner, Defining the mechanism of action of interleukin-11 on the progression of radiation-induced mucositis in hamsters.
He has never treated thrombocytopenia with oprelvekin--synthetic interleukin-11, which helps to make platelets--because it can cause fluid retention.
Alternatively, rhinoviruses appear to promote the secretion of interleukin-11, which might have direct effects on bronchial hyperresponsiveness.
Stimulation of interleukin-11 production from osteoblast-like cells by transforming growth factor-beta and tumor cell factors.
Recombinant human interleukin-11 is the only approved agent for chemotherapy induced thrombocytopenia but its use is limited and has only modest efficacy and significant side effects.
The Competitive Intelligence Report Thrombopoiesis Stimulating Agents (TPO; IL-11) as of January 2011 provides information on thrombopoiesis stimulating agents targeting the thrombopoietin, interleukin-11 or other receptors on the market and in development.