Aliases for IFNA7 Gene
External Ids for IFNA7 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IFNA7 Gene
GeneCards Summary for IFNA7 Gene
IFNA7 (Interferon Alpha 7) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Cytokine Signaling in Immune system and Toll-like receptor signaling pathway. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include cytokine activity and type I interferon receptor binding. An important paralog of this gene is IFNA4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IFNA7 Gene
Produced by macrophages, IFN-alpha have antiviral activities. Interferon stimulates the production of two enzymes: a protein kinase and an oligoadenylate synthetase.