IL-5   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4997

Immunopharmacology Ligand
Comment: IL-5 is one of the hematopoietic family cytokines. Unlike other family members IL-3 and GM-CSF, IL-5 is a homodimer, consisting of two identical amino acid chains linked by two disulphide bonds
Species: Human
Immunopharmacology Comments
IL-5 participates in B cell growth and IgG secretion and eosinophil activation [3].
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