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A molecular model of interleukin 6, a cytokine produced by T cells and macrophages to regulate inflammatory immune responses and help fight infection. Interleukin 6 has the ability to pass the blood brain barrier in order to initiate a fever, as well as stimulate energy metabolism in fat and muscle tissue to increase body temperature.
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