IL-5   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4997

Immunopharmacology Ligand
Comment: IL-5 is one of the hematopoietic family cytokines. Unlike other family members IL-3 and GM-CSF, IL-5 is a homodimer, consisting of two identical amino acid chains linked by two disulphide bonds
Species: Human
Natural/Endogenous Targets
Target
Interleukin-5 receptor
Interleukin 5 receptor, α subunit
Selectivity at catalytic receptors
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Target Sp. Type Action Value Parameter Concentration range (M) Reference
Interleukin 5 receptor, α subunit Ligand is endogenous in the given species Hs Agonist Agonist - - -
Interleukin-5 receptor Ligand is endogenous in the given species Hs Agonist Agonist - - -
Other ligands which bind to or alter the activity of this ligand
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Ligand Sp. Type Action Value Parameter Concentration range (M) Reference
mepolizumab Peptide Approved drug Primary target of this compound Hs Antibody Binding 11.4 pKd - 2
pKd 11.4 (Kd 4.2x10-12 M) [2]
Description: Binding affinity for recombinant human IL-5.
reslizumab Peptide Approved drug Primary target of this compound Hs Antibody Binding 8.1 pKd - 1
pKd 8.1 (Kd 8.9x10-9 M) [1]