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Receptors, Interferon

"Receptors, Interferon" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Specific molecular sites or structures on or in cells with which interferons react or to which they bind in order to modify the function of the cells. Interferons exert their pleiotropic effects through two different receptors. alpha- and beta-interferon crossreact with common receptors, while gamma-interferon initiates its biological effects through its own specific receptor system.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Receptors, Interferon" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Receptors, Interferon" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 81 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2004 and 2009 and 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.