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MDNCFMonocyte Derived Neutrophil Chemotactic Factor
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Yoshimura et al., "Molecular cloning of a human monocyte-derived neutrophil chemotactic factor (MDNCF) and the induction of MDNCF mRNA by interleukin 1 and tumor necrosis factor," The Journal of Experimental Medicine, vol.
Monocyte-derived neutrophil chemotactic factor (MDNCF), which is a potentially mediator of leukocyte-specific inflammatory response, was firstly found by Yoshimura and his colleagues in 1987 [15].
Abbreviations BBB: Blood brain barrier BCB: Blood cerebrospinal fluid barrier CNS: Central nervous system EAE: Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis GA: Glatiramer acetate GD: Graves' disease GRTh2: Prostaglandin D2 receptor IL: Interleukin IFN-[beta]: Interferon-[beta] MDNCF: Monocyte-derived neutrophil chemotactic factor MS: Multiple sclerosis MP: Methylprednisolone MMP-9: Matrix metalloproteinase-9 RA: Rheumatoid arthritis SLE: Systemic lupus erythematosus TGF-[beta]: Transforming growth factor-[beta] TNF: Tumor necrosis factor ROR-[alpha]: Retinoic acid-related orphan receptor-[alpha] ROR-[gamma]t: Retinoic acid-related orphan receptor-[gamma]t OPN: Osteopontin DC: Dendritic cells TGF-[beta]: Transforming growth factor-[beta] DARC: Duffy antigen receptor group.