Aliases for IFNA4 Gene
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GeneCards Summary for IFNA4 Gene
IFNA4 (Interferon Alpha 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with IFNA4 include Rabies. Among its related pathways are Toll-like Receptor Signaling Pathway and Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infection. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include cytokine activity and type I interferon receptor binding. An important paralog of this gene is IFNA17.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IFNA4 Gene
Produced by macrophages, IFN-alpha have antiviral activities. Interferon stimulates the production of two enzymes: a protein kinase and an oligoadenylate synthetase.