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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Ionizing radiation-mediated tumor regression depends on type I interferon (IFN) and the adaptive immune response, but several… Expand
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2013
Review
2013
Type I interferons (IFNs) activate intracellular antimicrobial programmes and influence the development of innate and adaptive… Expand
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2011
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2011
Many viruses trigger the type I interferon (IFN) system, leading to the transcription of hundreds of interferon-stimulated… Expand
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2011
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2011
Interferons (IFNs) are the hallmark of the vertebrate antiviral system. Two of the three IFN families identified in higher… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Detection of nucleic acids and induction of type I interferons (IFNs) are principal elements of antiviral defense but can cause… Expand
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2007
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2007
The family of interferon (IFN) proteins has now more than reached the potential envisioned by early discovering virologists: IFNs… Expand
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2007
Review
2007
The type I interferon (IFN)2 receptor (IFNAR) is comprised, as other cytokine receptors, of multiple components, in this case… Expand
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2006
Review
2006
Interferons (IFNs) are secreted proteins, which induce vertebrate cells into an antiviral state. In mammals, three families of… Expand
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2001
Review
2001
  • Ganes C Sen
  • Annual review of microbiology
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 29251044
The interferon system is the first line of defense against viral infection in mammals. This system is designed to block the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The STAT1 transcription factor is activated in response to many cytokines and growth factors. To study the requirement for STAT1… Expand
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