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"Interleukin-4" 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.

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A soluble factor produced by activated T-LYMPHOCYTES that induces the expression of MHC CLASS II GENES and FC RECEPTORS on B-LYMPHOCYTES and causes their proliferation and differentiation. It also acts on T-lymphocytes, MAST CELLS, and several other hematopoietic lineage cells.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Interleukin-4" by people in this website by year, and whether "Interleukin-4" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 83 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 1998 and 2001 and 2005
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