IFN-λ1   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4993

Synonyms: IFN-lambda-1 | interferon lambda-1 | interferon-λ1 | interleukin-29
Immunopharmacology Ligand
Comment: The IFN-λs are type III IFNs.
Species: Human
Immunopharmacology Comments
The type III IFNs signal through a receptor complex consisting of protein chains transcribed from the IL10R2 and IFNLR1 genes. These chemokines are important for some types of virus infections.