Interleukin-7(IL-7)

What is Interleukin-7(IL-7)?

Interleukin-7(IL-7) meaning A cytokine that prompts the immune system to make more B lymphocytes (B cells) and T lymphocytes (T cells). Laboratory-made interleukin-7 (IL-7) coupled with antiretroviral therapy (ART) is being studied as a potential treatment for HIV. Related Term(s): Cytokine

 

reference: AIDSinfo – Glossary

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