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chemokine

[ kēmō-kīn′, kĕmmō- ]
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n.
Any of various cytokines produced in acute and chronic inflammation that mobilize and activate white blood cells.
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Scientific definitions for chemokine

chemokine
[ kēmō-kīn′ ]

See cytokine.
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