DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating IL1A and tonsillitis

IL1A [ENSP00000263339]

Interleukin 1, alpha; Produced by activated macrophages, IL-1 stimulates thymocyte proliferation by inducing IL-2 release, B-cell maturation and proliferation, and fibroblast growth factor activity. IL-1 proteins are involved in the inflammatory response, being identified as endogenous pyrogens, and are reported to stimulate the release of prostaglandin and collagenase from synovial cells.

Synonyms:  IL1A,  IL1Ap,  hIL1A,  P01583,  IL1F1 ...

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