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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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Interleukin-18: a mediator of inflammation and angiogenesis in rheumatoid arthritis.
Interleukin-18 activates Vgamma9Vdelta2(+) T cells from Hiv-positive individuals: recovering the response to phosphoantigen.
High serum concentration of interleukin-18 in diabetic patients with foot ulcers.
Serum levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-[alpha]), interleukin-1beta (IL-1[beta]), and interleukin-18 (IL-18) were assayed using a double antibody sandwich ELISA at each time-point (A).
Interleukin-18 as a therapeutic target in acute myocardial infarction and heart failure.
Mapping of the full length and the truncated interleukin-18 receptor alpha in the mouse brain.
Combination of urinary kidney injury molecule-1 and interleukin-18 as early biomarker for the diagnosis and progressive assessment of acute kidney injury following cardiopulmonary bypass surgery: a prospective nested case-control study.
Interleukin-18 can predict pre-clinical atherosclerosis and poor glycemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Scoazec et al., "Expression of interleukin-18 in human atherosclerotic plaques and relation to plaque instability," Circulation, vol.
In the article titled "Role of Interleukin-18 in Modulation of Oral Carcinoma Cell Proliferation" [1], KB cells have been found to be cross-contaminated by HeLa cells [2], which means that KB is really a cervical cancer line and not an oral cancer line.
For this reason we have focused on investigation of proinflammatory cytokine interleukin-18 (IL-18) and its possible association with the development and the potential progression of NAFLD through stimulation of hepatic inflammation and fibrosis.
Kim et al., "Effects of interleukin-6, interleukin-18, and statin use, evaluated at acute stroke, on post-stroke depression during 1-year follow-up," Psychoneuroendocrinology, vol.
Aksu et al., "Autologous serum skin test response in chronic spontaneous urticaria and respiratory diseases and its relationship with serum interleukin-18 level," Archives of Dermatological Research, vol.
Interleukin-18 (IL-18), secreted by antigen presenting cells such as macrophages and dendritic cells, is a T helper 1 (Th1) cytokine which plays an important role in the activation of Th1 immune response.