The Function of Fish Cytokines
AbstractWhat is known about the biological activity of fish cytokines is reviewed. Most of the functional studies performed to date have been in teleost fish, and have focused on the induced effects of cytokine recombinant proteins, or have used loss- and gain-of-function experiments in zebrafish. Such studies begin to tell us about the role of these molecules in the regulation of fish immune responses and whether they are similar or divergent to the well-characterised functions of mammalian cytokines. This knowledge will aid our ability to determine and modulate the pathways leading to protective immunity, to improve fish health in aquaculture. View Full-Text
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Zou, J.; Secombes, C.J. The Function of Fish Cytokines. Biology 2016, 5, 23.
Zou J, Secombes CJ. The Function of Fish Cytokines. Biology. 2016; 5(2):23.Chicago/Turabian Style
Zou, Jun; Secombes, Christopher J. 2016. "The Function of Fish Cytokines." Biology 5, no. 2: 23.
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