IFN-α17   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4959

Synonyms: IFN alpha-17 | interferon alpha-17 | interferon alpha-88 | interferon alpha-T
Immunopharmacology Ligand
Comment: IFN-α17 is a type I IFN.
Species: Human
Immunopharmacology Comments
IFN-α17 binds the IFN-α/β receptor (IFNAR), a dimeric receptor that consists of protein chains encoded by the IFNAR1 and IFNAR2 genes, and induces expression of proteins containing ISRE or GAS transcription elements.