A heterodimeric cytokine that plays a role in innate and adaptive immune responses. Interleukin-23 is comprised of a unique 19 kDa subunit and 40 kDa subunit that is shared with INTERLEUKIN-12. It is produced by DENDRITIC CELLS; MACROPHAGES and a variety of other immune cells (mesh:D053759)



Synonym Reference Specificity
interleukin 23 Exact
Il23 Exact
IL23 Exact
il23 Exact
IL-23 Exact
interleukin-23 Exact
Interleukin-23 Exact

Incoming Relations

Identifier Name Relation
HGNC:5970 IL12B partof
HGNC:15488 IL23A partof

Outgoing Relations

None available.