IL10 is an immunosuppressive cytokine produced by a variety of mammalian cell types including macrophages, monocytes, T cells, B cells and keratinocytes. IL10 inhibits the expression of proinflammatory cytokines such as IL1 and TNFa. Like IL4, IL10 enhances humoral immune responses and attenuates cell-mediated immune reactions. Human IL10 active on Mouse cells, but Mouse IL10 is inactive on human cells.
Alternative Names: CSIF protein, B-TCGF protein, TGIF protein, IL 10 protein, Interleukin 10 protein, IL-10 protein, IL10, IL 10, IL-10 protein, IL-10