IL-22

Ligand id: 4988

Name: IL-22

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Interleukins
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
IL22 interleukin 22 Human prepro-interleukin-22 IL-10-related T-cell-derived inducible factor, IL-21, IL-22, IL-D110, ILTIF, IL-TIF, MGC79382, MGC79384, TIFa, TIFIL-23, zcyto18
Synonyms
cytokine Zcyto18 | interleukin-22
Database Links
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000127318 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000127318 (Hs)
UniProtKB Q9GZX6 (Hs)
Wikipedia Interleukin_22
Comments
IL-22 is an IL-10 superfamily type II cytokine which plays a key role during inflammatory responses.