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1. Interleukin
Any of a group of protein factors which are produced by T lymphocyte s and macrophage s (a type of white blood cell ) in the presence of antigen s or mitogen s. They cause the T lymphocytes to activate and proliferate.

2. Interleukin 1 (leukocyte activating factor, IL1)
A protein factor produced by macrophage s (a type of white blood cell ) which plays an important role in activating T lymphocyte s and B lymphocyte s when antigen s or mitogen s are present. Interleukin 1 and interleukin 2 are both known to be involved in achieving T-cell-mediated immunity .

3. Interleukin 2 (IL2)
A protein factor which is produced by T lymphocyte s that have been activated by an antigen . Interleukin 2 stimulates other T lymphocytes to activate and differentiate regardless of what specific antigen is involved. Interleukin 1 and interleukin 2 are both known to be involved in achieving T-cell-mediated immunity .

4. Interleukin 3
A protein factor which is produced by T lymphocyte s that have been activated by a mitogen . Interleukin 3 stimulates bone marrow stem cells and mast cells.

5. Interleukin-4 (IL-4)
This is a shortened mRNA with no open reading frame s. It is a mast cell enhancer and might be important for production of normal mRNA or competing with functional IL-1 blocking expression .

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