Class: Tumor_Necrosis_Factor_Alpha

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                                        •Molecule
                                                •Protein
                                                        •Cytokine
                                                                •Tumor_Necrosis_Factor_Alpha

Super Classes

Cytokine

Annotations

abbreviationTNF-alpha
birn_annot:curationStatusuncurated
definitionSerum glycoprotein produced by activated macrophages and other mammalian mononuclear leukocytes. It has necrotizing activity against tumor cell lines and increases ability to reject tumor transplants. Also known as TNF-alpha, it is only 30% homologous to TNF-beta (LYMPHOTOXIN), but they share two receptors (MSH).
sao_IDsao220868685
umls_IDC0041368
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