IFN-α6   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4964

Synonyms: IFN-alpha-6 | interferon alpha-54 | interferon alpha-6 | interferon alpha-K
Immunopharmacology Ligand
Comment: IFN-α6 is a type I IFN.
Species: Human
Immunopharmacology Comments
IFN-α6 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.