GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4967

Synonyms: Avonex® (recombinant IFN-beta-1a) | fibroblast interferon | interferon beta
Comment: IFN-β is a type I IFN. The peptide sequence of the clinically used recombinant protein IFN-beta-1a is identical to that of the endogenous peptide.
Species: Human
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Interferons
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
5380 interferon beta
Avonex® (recombinant IFN-beta-1a) | fibroblast interferon | interferon beta
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
IFNB1 interferon beta 1 Human prepro-interferon beta IFB, IFF, IFNB, interferon, beta 1, fibroblast
Database Links
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000171855 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101665
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000171855 (Hs)
Search PubMed clinical trials interferon beta
Search PubMed titles interferon beta
Search PubMed titles/abstracts interferon beta
UniProtKB P01574 (Hs)
Wikipedia IFNB1