"Interleukin-11" 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 lymphohematopoietic cytokine that plays a role in regulating the proliferation of ERYTHROID PRECURSOR CELLS. It induces maturation of MEGAKARYOCYTES which results in increased production of BLOOD PLATELETS. Interleukin-11 was also initially described as an inhibitor of ADIPOGENESIS of cultured preadipocytes.
- Interleukin 11
- Adipogenesis Inhibitory Factor
- Factor, Adipogenesis Inhibitory
- Inhibitory Factor, Adipogenesis
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Interleukin-11".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Interleukin-11".
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