MIP

Definition : Macrophage Inflammatory Proteins
Category : Medical » Biochemistry
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What does MIP mean?

Macrophage Inflammatory Proteins (MIP) belong to the family of chemotactic cytokines known as chemokines. Macrophage inflammatory protein-1 (MIP-1), MIP-1 alpha CCL3 and MIP-1 beta CCL4 are chemokines crucial for immune responses towards infection and inflammation.