Interleukin 1 (IL-1):SFAF
a cytokine released by monocytes, macrophages
and other immune cells that fight infection. IL-1 activates helper T-cells,
mediates acute systemic immune symptoms (e.g., fever) and acts on the
hypothalamus to decrease appetite.
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