type II interferon

type II interferon

immune interferon, interferon-gamma;
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The molecular mechanisms underlying type I and type II interferon functioning are actually more distinct than we previously imagined.
They found that when the assembly of STAT1 chains was inhibited, type I interferons responsible for protecting against viruses such as vesicular stomatitis virus were unaffected, whereas type II interferons, which protect against bacterial infections such as listeria, no longer functioned effectively.
By combining type I and type II interferons, Grubman produced another patented antiviral vaccine-delivery technology that rapidly blocks FMD virus in pigs.