Protein 10 From Interferon (Gamma)-Induced Cell Line, CXCL10, INP10, SCYB10, C-X-C motif chemokine 10, 10 kDa interferon gamma-induced protein, IP-10, C-X-C Motif Chemokine Ligand 10, Small Inducible Cytokine Subfamily B (Cys-X-Cys), Member 10, Chemokine (C-X-C Motif) Ligand 10, Small-Inducible Cytokine B10, Chemokine CXCL10, Interferon-Inducible Cytokine IP-10, Gamma IP10, Gamma-IP10, GIP-10, IFI10, Crg-2, Mob-1, C7


C-X-C motif chemokine ligand 10 is an 8.7 kDa protein that in humans is encoded by the CXCL10 gene.C-X-C motif chemokine 10 is a small cytokine belonging to the CXC chemokine family.Pro-inflammatory cytokine that is involved in a wide variety of processes such as chemotaxis, differentiation, and activation of peripheral immune cells, regulation of cell growth, apoptosis and modulation of angiostatic effects . Plays thereby an important role during viral infections by stimulating the activation and migration of immune cells to the infected sites. Mechanistically, binding of CXCL10 to the CXCR3 receptor activates G protein-mediated signaling and results in downstream activation of phospholipase C-dependent pathway, an increase in intracellular calcium production and actin reorganization . In turn, recruitment of activated Th1 lymphocytes occurs at sites of inflammation . Activation of the CXCL10/CXCR3 axis plays also an important role in neurons in response to brain injury for activating microglia, the resident macrophage population of the central nervous system, and directing them to the lesion site. This recruitment is an essential element for neuronal reorganization.

KO Status

RenMab: Immunization

Drug Information

Drugs in clinical trials: 3
Latest Research Phase: Phase 2 Clinical

Drug Name





Clinical Trials

JT-02 (JYANT Technologies)


Phase 2 Clinical

Jyant Technologies

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases


NG-641, NG-aFAP, EnAd-FAP-Tac, EnAd-FAP-BiTE

Phase 1 Clinical

University Of Oxford, Psioxus Therapeutics

Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck, Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial, Neoplasm Metastasis



Phase 1 Clinical

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Colitis, Ulcerative


MDX-1100, BMS-936557


Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Medarex

Arthritis, Rheumatoid, Colitis, Ulcerative, Crohn Disease


Alpha-IP-10, NI-0801, α-IP-10



Liver Cirrhosis, Biliary, Dermatitis, Allergic Contact





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