IL-22 is a critical cytokine which is involved in modulating tissue responses during inflammation, and is produced mainly by T cells and innate leucocytes. In mammals, IL-22 is a key component in mucosal defences, tissue repair, epithelial cell survival and proliferation.
- Rainbow trout
- protein expression
- mucosal immunity
Hu, Y., Wang, T., Carpio, Y., Scott, C., Wang, T., Liu, F., Monte, M., Alnabulsi, A., & Secombes, C. J. (2019). Detection of interleukin (IL)-22 protein expression in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 91, 445. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2019.04.219