Cytokines are small proteins that are important for cell signaling. They affect the activity of other cells. They also help in autocrine signaling. Cytokines are produced from immune cells like macrophages, B-lymphocytes, T lymphocytes and mast cells.
Cytokines are small secreted proteins released by cells have a specific effect on the interactions and communications between cells. Cytokine is a general name; other names include lymphokine, monokine, chemokine and interleukin.
Related Journals of Cytokine
Journal of Cytokine biology, Journal of Clinical & Cellular Immunology, Journal of Clinical & Experimental Pathology, Journal of Allergy & Therapy, Air & Water Borne Diseases, Journal of Neuroinfectious Diseases, Cytokine and Growth Factor Reviews, Journal of Interferon and Cytokine Research, Cytokines, Cellular and Molecular Therapy, Cytokines and Molecular Therapy, Growth Factors and Cytokines in Health and Disease.