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Mesh term Chemotactic Factors

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Biological Factors


Chemical substances that attract or repel cells. The concept denotes especially those factors released as a result of tissue injury, microbial invasion, or immunologic activity, that attract LEUKOCYTES; MACROPHAGES; or other cells to the site of infection or insult.

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Chemotactic Factors, Eosinophil
Leukocyte Migration-Inhibitory Factors
N-Formylmethionine Leucyl-Phenylalanine

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