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A member of the CXC chemokine family that plays a role in the regulation of the acute inflammatory response. It is secreted by variety of cell types and induces CHEMOTAXIS of NEUTROPHILS and other inflammatory cells.

Year introduced: 1991

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Tree Number(s): D12.644.276.374.200.120.800, D12.644.276.374.465.312, D12.776.467.374.200.120.800, D12.776.467.374.465.246, D23.125.300.120.800, D23.469.200.120.800, D23.529.374.200.120.800, D23.529.374.465.312

MeSH Unique ID: D016209

Entry Terms:

  • Interleukin 8
  • IL8
  • Monocyte-Derived Neutrophil Chemotactic Factor
  • Neutrophil Activation Factor
  • Neutrophil-Activating Peptide, Lymphocyte-Derived
  • Lymphocyte-Derived Neutrophil-Activating Peptide
  • Neutrophil Activating Peptide, Lymphocyte Derived
  • Neutrophil-Activating Peptide, Monocyte-Derived
  • Monocyte-Derived Neutrophil-Activating Peptide
  • Neutrophil Activating Peptide, Monocyte Derived
  • Alveolar Macrophage Chemotactic Factor-I
  • Alveolar Macrophage Chemotactic Factor I
  • AMCF-I
  • Anionic Neutrophil-Activating Peptide
  • Anionic Neutrophil Activating Peptide
  • Neutrophil-Activating Peptide, Anionic
  • Peptide, Anionic Neutrophil-Activating
  • Chemokine CXCL8
  • CXCL8, Chemokine
  • Chemokines, CXCL8
  • CXCL8 Chemokines
  • Chemotactic Factor, Macrophage-Derived
  • Chemotactic Factor, Macrophage Derived
  • Macrophage-Derived Chemotactic Factor
  • Chemotactic Factor, Neutrophil
  • Neutrophil Chemotactic Factor
  • Chemotactic Factor, Neutrophil, Monocyte-Derived
  • CXCL8 Chemokine
  • Chemokine, CXCL8
  • Granulocyte Chemotactic Peptide-Interleukin-8
  • Chemotactic Peptide-Interleukin-8, Granulocyte
  • Granulocyte Chemotactic Peptide Interleukin 8
  • IL-8

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