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Synonyms: catabolin | interleukin-1 beta
Compound class: Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Comment: IL-1β is an IL-1 family cytokine produced from the IL1B gene. It is produced by activated macrophages as a proprotein which is cleaved by cytosolic caspase 1 to the mature, active molecule.
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