IFN-α4   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4962

Synonyms: IFN-alpha-4 | interferon alpha-4  | interferon alpha-4B | interferon alpha-76 | interferon alpha-M1
Immunopharmacology Ligand
Comment: IFN-α4 is a type I IFN.
Species: Human
Immunopharmacology Comments
IFN-α4 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.