Interferons

Known as: IFN, Interferon, Interferons [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Proteins secreted by vertebrate cells in response to a wide variety of inducers. They confer resistance against many different viruses, inhibit… (More)
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1962-2018
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) infection triggers a rapid induction of host innate immune responses. The type I interferon… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Small non-coding RNA molecules (miRs) are involved in immune cell maturation and function and might influence… (More)
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Review
2015
Review
2015
The pro-inflammatory cytokine interleukin (IL)-32 has gained much attention recently because of its important role in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infects 3% of the world's population. Treatment of chronic HCV consists of a combination of PEGylated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Type I interferons (IFNs) are important for antiviral and autoimmune responses. Retinoic acid-induced gene I (RIG-I) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The innate immune system is critical for the early detection of invading pathogens and for initiating cellular host defence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
RNA interference (RNAi) is a powerful tool used to manipulate gene expression or determine gene function. One technique of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a prototype systemic autoimmune disease characterized by flares of high morbidity. Using… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Antigen injection into animals causes antigen-specific T cells to become activated and, rapidly thereafter, die. This antigen… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Interferons (IFNs) are the most important cytokines in antiviral immune responses. "Natural IFN-producing cells" (IPCs) in human… (More)
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