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Cytokines and Cytokine Receptors

Physiology and Pathological Disorders

by Constantin A. Bona

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Published by CRC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orthopaedics & fractures,
  • Reference works,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Cell Receptors,
  • Cytokinetics,
  • Science,
  • Medical,
  • Immunology,
  • Life Sciences - Cytology,
  • Science / Cytology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages575
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9106945M
    ISBN 109057026341
    ISBN 109789057026348

      Cytokines are small proteins that are secreted by certain cells to regulate immunity and inflammation within the body. They act on their target cells by binding to specific proteins found on the cell membrane, called cytokine can only bind with a specific cytokine receptor, which regulates the activities of both the cytokines and cells being g: book.


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Cytokines and Cytokine Receptors by Constantin A. Bona Download PDF EPUB FB2

The field of cytokine research is expanding at a rapid pace Contributions from the major leading groups in the world on the structure and biological properties of cytokine and cytokine receptors, as well as integrated reviews on cytokines in various physiological and pathological conditions were presented in three issues of International Reviews of Immunology This collection of articles provided a unique Cited by:   The field of cytokine research is expanding at a rapid pace Contributions from the major leading groups in the world on the structure and biological properties of cytokine and cytokine receptors, as well as integrated reviews on cytokines in various physiological and pathological conditions were presented in three issues of International Reviews ofCited by: Cytokines and Cytokine Receptors: Physiology and Pathiological Disorders - Kindle edition by MD Jean-Pierre Revillard.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cytokines and Cytokine Receptors: Physiology and Pathiological Disorders. The cytokine superfamily of proteins is an integral part of the signaling network between cells and is essential in generating and regulating the immune system.

Much progress has been made recently in interpreting how the immune system communicates with, or is mediated by, cytokines and chemotactic cytokines (chemokines). Section III is devoted to cytokine receptors, including studies on TNF properties relevant to tissue injury and its role in T cell-mediated immunopathological reactions in vivo; the role of cytokines in experimental pulmonary fibrosis induced in mice; and the role of cytokines in bacterial Edition: 1.

The fourth edition of The Cytokine Handbook provides an encyclopedic coverage of the molecules that induce and regulate immune responses.

Now expanded to two volumes, co-edited by Michael T Lotze, and written by over international experts, the scope of the book has been broadened to include a major emphasis on the clinical applications of cytokines. Cytokines, Cytokine Receptors and Chemokines. Membrane-bound IL-6 receptor. The Role of IL-6 in Inflammatory Diseases.

Bernard Rubin. Macrophage Cytokine Release During Immune Response. Outline. PART 1 •Biological activity of cytokines •Methods to analyze cytokines.

The fourth edition of The Cytokine Handbook provides an encyclopedic coverage of the molecules that induce and regulate immune responses.

Now expanded to two volumes, co-edited by Michael T Lotze, and written by over international experts, the scope of the book has been broadened to include a major emphasis on the clinical applications of Edition: 4.

Some of the cytokine receptors are homodimers, such as the receptors for EPO, TPO, PRL, and possibly leptin, whereas other receptors for type I cytokines are heterodimers, containing two distinct receptor subunits.

On the basis of this characteristic, the type I family of receptors Cited by: 5. Cytokines can also act on many of the cell types that constitute the host immune system, including B cells, T cells, natural killer (NK) cells, and macrophages. One such antiviral cellular response occurs when the cytokine IFN-α binds to its g: book.

Cytokines and cytokine receptors. [Anne S Hamblin] -- Part of the "In Focus" series, this book focuses on the structures and functions of the best-characterized cytokines, and reviews the latest developments in cytokine research.

Cytokines and cytokine receptors. Summary: Part of the "In Focus" series, this book focuses on the structures and functions of the best-characterized cytokines, and reviews the latest developments in cytokine research. It is designed for students facing the problem of keeping up to date with fast-moving areas of biology and medicine.

In book: The Immune Response, pp The importance of cytokines and cytokine receptors in immunity is underscored by the fact that various viruses have evolved homologues of these. Cytokine Receptors (Hematopoetin Receptor Family) A broad array of molecules can be functionally termed cytokines.

These secreted or membrane-bound regulatory factors control myriad developmental, metabolic and host defense processes in cells that display the correct assortment of surface receptors.

Over the last decade, cytokine research has emerged as one of the most exciting and critical fields for providing fundamental knowledge of normal and abnormal human development.

Today, it is apparent that cytokines orchestrate growth from the early embryonic stage to maturity and are responsible for the normal function of virtually every organ. Citation: Gulati K, Guhathakurta S, Joshi J, Rai N, Ray A () Cytokines and their Role in Health and Disease: A Brief Overview.

MOJ Immunol 4(2): DOI: /moji The physiological responses of cytokines on binding to receptors include development of cellular and humoral immuneFile Size: KB. Cytokines: properties and receptors.

Cytokines are low molecular weight (30KDa) regulatory protein or glycoprotein secreted by White blood cells and various other cells in body in response to number of stimuli.

These regulatory proteins help in regulating the development of immune effector cells and some cytokines also have their own g: book. Cytokines and cytokine receptors regulating cell survival, proliferation, and differentiation in hematopoiesis.

In Handbook of Cell Signaling, 2/e. Vol. In Handbook of Cell Signaling, 2/e. Vol. Elsevier Inc. Cited by: 4. - Cytokines act only on cells bearing specific receptors. - Expression of cytokines and their receptors is highly regulated. - E.g.

IL-2 receptor Cytokines can act in an: Autocrine (same cell), -Paracrine (close proximity)-Endocrine (long distance) 1. Cytokines are pleiotropic one cytokine can have different effects on different cells File Size: 2MB.

Cytokine receptors are receptors that bind to cytokines. In recent years, the cytokine receptors have come to demand the attention of more investigators than cytokines themselves, partly because of their remarkable characteristics, and partly because a deficiency of cytokine receptors has now been directly linked to certain debilitating immunodeficiency g: book.

Similar to cytokines, hormones signal other cells. However, hormones regulate overall body and organ functions, whereas cytokines are the messengers of the immune system. Cytokine messengers are released from one cell and then received on receptors of nearby cells, creating a domino effect of help or harm.

Since the subunit common to all members of the family functions in binding cytokine and in signal transduction, a receptor for one cytokine can often respond to another cytokine in the same family.

Thus, an individual lacking IL-2, for example, is not adversely affected because other cytokines (IL, IL-7, IL-9, etc.) assume its function. The IL-1 family of cytokines and receptors in rheumatic diseases Charles Anthony Dinarello 1, 2 Nature Reviews Rheumatology vol pages – () Cite this articleCited by: Book Description.

Compiling an up-to-date and detailed survey of the role cytokines play in cell-to-cell communication, development, and differentiation, this comprehensive reference highlights the medical advantages of cytokine inhibition and pursues novel methods of.

Buy Cytokines and Cytokine Receptors (In Focus) 2nd ed. by Hamblin, Anne S. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Anne S. Hamblin. The secretion mechanism of the other members of the family is still not known. These cytokines bind to closely related receptors, and many of the encoding genes are clustered in a short region of chromosome 2.

The receptors contain extracellular immunoglobulin domains and a toll/IL-1 receptor (TIR) domain in the cytoplasmic portion [45, 52].Author: Vinicius L. Ferreira, Helena H.L. Borba, Aline de F. Bonetti, Leticia t, Roberto Pontarolo.

Th17, immunopathology and regulatory cytokines. Cytokine receptor signalling. Type I and type II cytokine receptors. The JAK/STAT signalling pathway. IL‐2 signalling through the JAK/STAT pathway. The JAK/STAT pathway is also used by IL‐6. Plasticity in type I cytokine signalling. Suppressor of cytokine signalling (SOCS) IFN‐γ signalling.

Type 1 cytokine receptors - This family includes receptors for a number of interleukin cytokines (IL-2 to IL) as well as a number of other cytokines (e.g.

GM-CSF, LIF, and Epo, etc) and hormones (e.g. prolactin, growth hormone, etc). These receptors are characterized by given conserved motifs located in their extracellular amino-acid domain. International Review of Experimental Pathology, Volume Cytokine-Induced Pathology Part B: Inflammatory Cytokines, Receptors, and Disease presents experimental findings obtained from the most recently studied cytokines and growth factors.

The book is organized into three sections. Section I contains studies on pathology induced by inflammatory cytokines.

Cytokines are cell molecules that are secreted by immune cells and aid cell to cell communication in immune responses and stimulate the movement of cells towards sites of inflammation, infection and trauma. So, the cytokines are the main part of the immune network to provide the communication in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) too.

In RA, cytokines may be classified into four groups: pro Cited by: 1. Cytokines and Cancer is written by leading figures in the field of cytokine biology and cytokine therapeutics and is specifically focused on this subject. Collectively, the information provided in this book will be helpful to people in the medical field at several levels, including medical students, interns, residents, clinical and basic.

Cytokine Receptor Structures. All cytokines have a similar tertiary structure that consists of four long α helices that are folded together in a specific orientation.

Cytokine receptors have the similar structures as well. They have an extracellular domain that is made of two subdomains. Each domain contains seven β strands folded together.

Cytokine Receptors and Their Ligands. /B In book: Encyclopedia of Cell Biology (pp) Urmi Dhagat; cytokine receptors and their cytokines. The cytokine family of receptors.

The ‘cytokine’ superfamily of polypeptide regulators is defined by shared structural features of both ligands and receptors. The defining feature of cytokine ligands is the presence of a shared protein fold, ‘the four‐helix bundle’.Cited by: Cytokine receptors are cell-surface glycoproteins that provide docking sites for cytokines and relay signals inside the cell.

Several exist as both soluble and membrane-bound forms. Like their cytokine counterparts, receptors are categorized by g: book. Cytokines had been characterized in the early eighties as communication mole cules between immune cells, and between immunocytes and other peripheral cells, such as fibroblasts and endothelial cells.

They play a key role in the regulation of the immune response and the coordination of the host response to infection. Based on these biological properties, nobody would have predicted. 16) Cytokines recognize and engage with their receptors for biological action.

Which of the following is the correct sequence of high-affinity to low-affinity interactions. a) Antibody> MHC > Cytokine b) MHC> Antibody > Cytokine c) Cytokine > Antibody > MHC d) None of the above Multiple Choice Question Answers 1)- d) Cell-autonomous. Cytokines are the general category of messenger molecules, while chemokines are a special type of cytokine that directs the migration of white blood cells to infected or damaged tissues.

A cytokine and a chemokine both use chemical signals to induce changes in other cells, but the latter are specialized to cause cell movement. Cytokines signaling through the Class I cytokine receptors can compete with one another, even though the recognition units of the receptors are different.

Explain. Some cytokines in this class have distinct cytokine- binding subunits, but share a signaling subunit. CYTOKINES: ILs, INFs, TNFs, CSFs and Chemokines Cytokine Signaling by the JAK STAT Pathway - Duration: Receptor Tyrosine Kinase - Duration: Missing: book.

Determining binding sites of cytokine–cognate receptor complexes. Three proinflammatory cytokines, namely TNF-α, IL-1β, and IL-6, which play a critical role in the inflammatory response, were Author: Shinn-Jong Jiang, Pei-I Tsai, Shih-Yi Peng, Chun-Chun Chang, Yi Chung, Hao-Hsiang Tsao, Hsin-Ting Hu.The most conspicuous manifestation of cytokine-receptor complex response is inflammation.

There are different subclasses of cytokines depending on their mode of action and target cell receptors, these include; adipokines, chemokines, interferons, interleukins and lymphokines.

Chemokines.bind their cytokine with high affinity. Most cells express low levels of cytokine receptors and this is enough to induce a response. This is why only small amounts of cytokines are needed to occupy receptors and have an effect.