"Chemokines" 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.
Class of pro-inflammatory cytokines that have the ability to attract and activate leukocytes. They can be divided into at least three structural branches: C; (CHEMOKINES, C); CC; (CHEMOKINES, CC); and CXC; (CHEMOKINES, CXC); according to variations in a shared cysteine motif.
- Cytokines, Chemotactic
- Chemotactic Cytokines
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Chemokines".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Chemokines".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Chemokines" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Chemokines" was a major or minor topic of these publication.