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Substance Name: Interleukin-10
RN: 130068-27-8


  • A cytokine produced by a variety of cell types, including T-LYMPHOCYTES; MONOCYTES; DENDRITIC CELLS; and EPITHELIAL CELLS that exerts a variety of effects on immunoregulation and INFLAMMATION. Interleukin-10 combines with itself to form a homodimeric molecule that is the biologically active form of the protein.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Molecular Weight

  • 20512.7281

Classification Code

  • Immunomodulator
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Interleukin-10

MeSH Heading

  • Interleukin-10


  • DRG-0229
  • IL-10
  • Interleukin-10
  • rhuIL-10
  • SCH 52000

Systematic Name

  • Cytokine formation-inhibiting factor (mouse clone F115 protein moiety reduced)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 130068-27-8

System Generated Number

  • 0130068278