cytokines are chemical messengers when released by cells such as from the kidney, skin, and immune system. Th1 cytokines are pro inflammatory and Th2 cytokines are anti-inflammatory. We want a balance between these two classes of cytokines! Take probiotics helps to balance Th1 & Th2 cytokines.
Cytokines of the immune system include: interleukins, interferons, growth factors, tumor necrosis factor & chemokines.
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