IFN-α5   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4963

Synonyms: IFN-alpha-5 | interferon alpha-5 | interferon alpha-61 | interferon alpha-G
Immunopharmacology Ligand
Comment: IFN-α5 is a type I IFN.
Species: Human
Immunopharmacology Comments
IFN-α5 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.