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Interleukin 10 is a growth factor for a population of regulatory T cells.

Abstract:

Induction and maintenance of peripheral tolerance are important mechanisms to maintain the balance of the immune system. In addition to the deletion of T cells and their failure to respond in certain circumstances, active suppression mediated by T cells or T-cell factors has been proposed as a mechanism for maintaining peripheral tolerance. However, the inability to isolate and clone regulatory T cells involved in antigen-specific inhibition of immune responses has made it difficult to unders...

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10.1136/gut.42.2.157

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Journal:
Gut
Volume:
42
Issue:
2
Pages:
157-158
Publication date:
1998-02-05
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EISSN:
1468-3288
ISSN:
0017-5749
URN:
uuid:bfdd9ad4-b050-49b0-be80-ea75df62b4be
Source identifiers:
5145
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pubs:5145

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