monokine

[mon-uh-kahyn]

noun Immunology.

any substance secreted by a monocyte or macrophage and affecting the function of other cells.

Nearby words

  1. monohydric,
  2. monohydric alcohol,
  3. monohydroxy,
  4. monoicous,
  5. monoid,
  6. monokini,
  7. monola,
  8. monolater,
  9. monolatry,
  10. monolayer

Origin of monokine


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