"Chemokine CCL2" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A chemokine that is a chemoattractant for MONOCYTES and may also cause cellular activation of specific functions related to host defense. It is produced by LEUKOCYTES of both monocyte and lymphocyte lineage and by FIBROBLASTS during tissue injury. It has specificity for CCR2 RECEPTORS.
- Chemokine CCL2
- CCL2, Chemokine
- Monocyte Chemotactic Protein-1
- Chemotactic Protein-1, Monocyte
- Monocyte Chemotactic Protein 1
- Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1
- Chemoattractant Protein-1, Monocyte
- Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein 1
- Monocyte Chemotactic and Activating Factor
- CCL2 Chemokine
- Chemokine, CCL2
- Chemokines CCL2
- CCL2, Chemokines
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