Further reading

Budarf M, McDonald T, Sellinger B, Kozak C, Graham C and Wistow G (1997) Localization of the human gene for macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) to chromosome 22qll.2. Genomics 39: 235-236. Calandra T and Bucala R (1997) Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF): a glucocorticoid counter-regulator within the immune system.Critical Reviews in Immunology 17: 77-88. Donnelly SC, Haslet C, Reid PT et al (1997) Regulatory role for macrophage migration inhibitory factor in acute respiratory distress syndrome. Nature Medicine 3: 320-323.

Lanahan A, Williams JB, Sanders I.K and Nathans D (1992) Growth factor-induced delayed early response genes. Molecular and Cellular Biology 12: 3919-.i929.

Mclnnes A and Rennick DM (1988) Interleukin 4 induces cultured monocytes/macrophages to form giant multinucleated cells. Journal of Experimental Medicine 167: 598-611.

Mikayama T, Nakano T, Gomi H et al (1993) Molecular cloning and functional expression of a cDNA encoding glycosylation-inhibiting factor. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 90: 10056-10060.

Paralkar V and Wistow G (1994) Cloning the human gene for macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF). Genomics 19: 48-51.

Pearson WR (1994) MIF proteins are nor glutathione transferase homologs. Protein Science 3: 525-527.

Rosengren E, Bucala R, Aman P et al (1996) The immuno-regulatory mediator macrophage-migration inhibitory factor (MIF) catalyzes a tautomerization reaction. Molecular Medicine 2: 143-149.

Sorg C (1992) The calcium binding proteins MRP8 and MRP14 in acute and chronic inflammation. Behring Institute Mitteillungen 91: 126-137.

Suzuki M, Sugimoto H, Nakagawa A, Tanaka I, Nishihira J and Sakai M (1996) Crystal structure of the macrophage migration inhibitory factor from rat liver. Nature Structural Biology 3: 259-266.

Thurman GB, Braude IA, Gray PW, Oldham RK and Stevenson HC (1985) MIF-like activity of natural and recombinant human interferon-gamma and their neutralization by monoclonal antibody. Journal of Immunology 134: 305-309.

Waeber G, Calandra T, Roduit R et al (1997) Insulin secretion is regulated by the glucose-dependent production of islet beta cell macrophage migration inhibitory factor. Proceeedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 94: 4782-4787.

Weiser WY, Temple PA, Witek-Giannotti JS, Remold HC. Clark SCI and David JR (1989) Molecular cloning of a cDNA encoding a human macrophage migration inhibitory factor. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 86: 7522-7526. (but see also: David JR (1993) Erratum. Important note on recombinant migration inhibition factor (rMIF). loumal of Immunology 151: following 5105).

Wistow GJ, Shaughnessy MP, Lee DC, Hodin J and Zelenka PS (1993) A macrophage migration inhibitory factor is expressed in the differentiating cells of the eye lens. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 90: 1272-1275.

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