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Recombinant Interferon Alfa-1b (Code C53411)

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Preferred Name: Recombinant Interferon Alfa-1b

Definition: The non-glycosylated recombinant interferon alpha, subtype 1b, with immunostimulatory and antineoplastic activities. Alpha interferon-1b binds to specific cell-surface receptors, resulting in the transcription and translation of genes whose protein products mediate antiviral, antiproliferative, anticancer, and immune-modulating effects.

Label: Recombinant Interferon Alfa-1b

NCI Thesaurus Code: C53411 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C1831728  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Interferon Alfa-1b
Recombinant Interferon Alfa-1b
Recombinant Interferon Alpha-1b

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 466520
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 466520 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C1831728

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C53411
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Interferon_Alfa-1b
Semantic_Type Amino Acid, Peptide, or Protein
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

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Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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