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Type I Interferons and Receptors

Immunology

Soluble Mediators

  1. Sidney Pestka MD Professor and Chairman, Program Director and Chief Scientific Officer1,2,3

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0095

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Pestka, S. 2010. Type I Interferons and Receptors. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Molecular Genetics, Microbiology and Immunology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Pistcataway, NJ, USA

  2. 2

    Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

  3. 3

    PBL Biomedical Laborateries, Piscataway, NJ, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Purification of Human Leukocyte Interferon α
  • 2
    Purification of Human Fibroblast Interferon-β
  • 3
    Activities of the Purified IFN-α Species
  • 4
    Functional Unit of IFN-α
  • 5
    Recombinant Human IFN-β
  • 6
    Interferon Receptors
  • 7
    The type II Interferon (IFN-γ) Receptor
  • 8
    The type I Interferon (IFN-α/β/ω) Receptor
  • 9
    The Cytokine type 2 Receptor Family
  • 10
    Signal Transduction
  • 11
    Therapeutic use of type I Interferons
  • 12
    Acknowledgments

Keywords:

  • type I interferons and receptors;
  • purification of human leukocyte interferon α;
  • functional unit of IFN-α;
  • type I interferon (IFN-α/β/ω) receptor;
  • cytokine type 2 receptor family;
  • interferon receptors;
  • signal transduction;
  • therapeutic use of type I interferons