IL-15

Ligand id: 4981

Name: IL-15

Species: Human

References
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Interleukin (IL) 15 is a novel cytokine that activates human natural killer cells via components of the IL-2 receptor.
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EU/3/16/1681: orphan designation- humanised monoclonal antibody targeting interleukin-15 for the treatment of eosinophilic oesophagitis.
Accessed on 11/01/2018. Modified on 11/01/2018. ema.europa.eu, http://www.ema.europa.eu/ema/index.jsp?curl=pages/medicines/human/orphans/2016/07/human_orphan_001773.jsp&mid=WC0b01ac058001d12b
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Identification of a potent anti-IL-15 antibody with opposing mechanisms of action in vitro and in vivo.
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Conjugates of an il-15 moiety and a polymer.
Patent number: US20170035898. Assignee: Nektar Therapeutics. Priority date: 03/04/2014. Publication date: 09/02/2017.
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Discovery of a Small-Molecule Inhibitor of Interleukin 15: Pharmacophore-Based Virtual Screening and Hit Optimization.
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Discovery and characterization of a novel humanized anti-IL-15 antibody and its relevance for the treatment of refractory celiac disease and eosinophilic esophagitis.
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Novel human interleukin-15 agonists.
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