IFN-ω

Ligand id: 4970

Name: IFN-ω

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Interferons
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
IFNW1 interferon omega 1 Human prepro-interferon omega-1 IFN-omega 1, interferon omega-1, interferon, omega 1
Synonyms
interferon alpha-II-1 | interferon omega-1
Database Links
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000177047 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000177047 (Hs)
UniProtKB P05000 (Hs)
Wikipedia IFNW1
Comments
IFN-ω is a type I IFN. In humans, only one functional form has been characterised; however, several pseudogenes are described.