Interferon Type I

Name
Interferon Type I
Accession Number
DBCAT000077
Description

Interferon secreted by leukocytes, fibroblasts, or lymphoblasts in response to viruses or interferon inducers other than mitogens, antigens, or allo-antigens. They include alpha- and beta-interferons (INTERFERON-ALPHA and INTERFERON-BETA).

Drugs
DrugDrug Description
Interferon alfa-n1A purified form of human interferon used to stimulate the innate antiviral response in the treatment of genital warts due to human papilloma virus.
Interferon alfaAn immunomodulator used to treat hepatitis B and C as well as certain types of cancer including cutaneous T-cell lymphoma and renal cell carcinoma.
Peginterferon beta-1aAn interferon beta used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis.
Human interferon betaA polypeptide drug used in the treatment of relapsing forms of Multiple Sclerosis (MS).
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
Interferon alfa-n1Interferon alpha/beta receptor 2target
Interferon alfa-n1Interferon alpha/beta receptor 1target
Interferon alfa-n1Cytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
Interferon alfaInterferon alpha/beta receptor 1target
Interferon alfaCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
Peginterferon beta-1aCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
Peginterferon beta-1aInterferon alpha/beta receptor 1target
Human interferon betaCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
Human interferon betaInterferon alpha/beta receptor 1target
Human interferon betaSerum albumincarrier