Aliases:This biomarker is also known as:
- cytokine synthesis inhibitory factor,
- T-cell growth inhibitory factor,
- interleukin 10,
Interleukin 10, a secreted protein belonging to the IL-10 family, is a cytokine produced primarily by monocytes and to a lesser extent by lymphocytes. It down-regulates the expression of cytokines IL-2, IL-3, TNF and GM-CSF produced by activated macrophages and by helper T-cells, MHC class II Ags, and costimulatory molecules on macrophages.
There are no datasets associated with this biomarker.
The following organs have data associated with this biomarker…
IL10 alone was not a strong predictor of ovarian cancer.
Despite many promising new markers for ovarian cancer, CA125 remains the single best biomarker in the phase II and phase III specimens tested in this study.