Definitions for macrophage inflammatory proteins
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word macrophage inflammatory proteins
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Macrophage Inflammatory Proteins
Heparin-binding proteins that exhibit a number of inflammatory and immunoregulatory activities. Originally identified as secretory products of MACROPHAGES, these chemokines are produced by a variety of cell types including NEUTROPHILS; FIBROBLASTS; and EPITHELIAL CELLS. They likely play a significant role in respiratory tract defenses.
Find a translation for the macrophage inflammatory proteins definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these macrophage inflammatory proteins definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"macrophage inflammatory proteins." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 27 Feb. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/macrophage inflammatory proteins>.