IFN-γ

Ligand id: 4968

Name: IFN-γ

Species: Human

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Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Interferons
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (1999))
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
IFNG interferon gamma Human prepro-interferon gamma interferon, gamma
Synonyms
Actimmune® | immune interferon | interferon gamma
Database Links
Specialist databases
IMGT/mAb-DB 638
Other databases
DrugBank Target P01579 (Hs)
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000111537 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000111537 (Hs)
UniProtKB P01579 (Hs)
Wikipedia Interferon_gamma
Comments
IFN-γ is a type II interferon. It is biologically active as a homodimer.