Cytokines

There are crazy tons of cytokines out there in the wild and now I need to understand and memorize some of them.

IL-6. IL-6 is stimulated by [something here] . Its main receptor & downstream pathway would be [something here]. The downstream effect is [something here]. IL-6 is typically used as a marker for [something here], visualized with ELISA.

IP-10 (CXCL10). IP-10 is a general marker for intracellular infection, particularly double-stranded RNA virus or replicative fork (dsRNA). It is stimulated by the detection of viral dsRNA by TLR3 (endosome). [something more].

IL-2. [Something here].

IL-1β. [Something here].