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Interferon alpha (IFN-α) is a type I interferon that is produced by circulating leucocytes and lymphoblastoid cells; on top of its antiviral activity (which is common to all type I interferons) it also inhibits vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) production and activates natural killer-cells and B-cells.[1]

Reference listEdit

  1. Kilbourne, J; Case, JT; Cho, DS; Hui, C; Jarnot, M; Koroma, B; Pash, J; Powell, T; Schulman, JL; Sorden, N (2015). "Interferon-alpha". Medical Subject Headings. Bethesda, USA: U.S. National Library of Medicine. Retrieved 9 December 2014. 

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