type 2 immune response Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description An immune response which is associated with resistance to extracellular organisms such as helminths and pathological conditions such as allergy, which is orchestrated by the production of particular cytokines, most notably IL-4, IL-5, IL-10, and IL-13, by any of a variety of cell types including T-helper 2 cells, eosinophils, basophils, mast cells, and nuocytes, resulting in enhanced production of certain antibody isotypes and other effects. (Gene Ontology, GO_0042092)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0042092
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5 genes participating in the type 2 immune response biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
BCL6 B-cell CLL/lymphoma 6
IL10 interleukin 10
IL18 interleukin 18
IL33 interleukin 33
IL4 interleukin 4